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Pushcart prize XLI, 2017 : best of the small presses / edited by Bill Henderson ; with the Pushcart prize editors.

Wainscott, New York : Pushcart Prize Fellowships, [2017]

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  • Title:
    Pushcart prize XLI, 2017 : best of the small presses / edited by Bill Henderson ; with the Pushcart prize editors.
  • Contributor: Bill Henderson 1941- editor.;
    Pushcart Press.
  • Other Titles: Variant Title: Pushcart Prize XLI, 2017 : best of the small presses
    Variant Title: Pushcart prize 41
    Variant Title: Pushcart prize forty-one
    Variant Title: Pushcart prize 2017
  • Subjects: American literature -- 21st century; Small presses -- United States; Short stories, American -- 21st century; American poetry -- 21st century; American literature; American poetry; Short stories, American; Small presses; American literature -- 21st century; American literature; Short stories, American -- 21st century; American literature -- 21st century; American poetry; Short stories, American; Small presses; American poetry -- 21st century; United States; United States; 2000-2099; 2000-2099; Poetry; Poetry; Poetry;
    Dewey: 810.8
  • Publication Details: Wainscott, New York : Pushcart Prize Fellowships, [2017]
  • Distribution Details: New York, N.Y. : W.W. Norton & Co., [2017]
  • Language: English
  • Description: Contents: The story of a true artist / I sing you for an apple / Elk / The G.R.I.E.F. / Anna May Wong blows out sixteen candles / The hornet among us / The spring forecast / Avarice / Scream (or never minding) / Still when I picture it the face of God is a white man's face / The George Spelvin Players / The revolt of the turtles / If you can't say anything nice write a one-star review / Basement delivery / Naming happiness / The antique blacks / Taxidermy / The beating heart of the wristwatch / Winter wheat / Consider Oedipus' father / The mushroom queen.
    Contents: Cocaine / Beets / The tallgrass shuffles / The Devil's Triangle / The brain is not the United States / New technologies of reading / Please bury me in this / The five-pound burrito / Daddy dozens / Dr. J / Pluto's Gate : Mississippi / Forty-two / We would never sleep / Priest / Walk / Voltaire night / More than this / Narrator / 100 bells / Trash food / Thank you terror / The line agent Pascal / The Luoyang poem / The physics of turtles /
    Contents: Etta James at the Audubon Ballroom / A local's guide to dating in Slocomb County / Spiritual evaluation / Finders keepers / Hurricane song / Things I know to be true / Forgotten sound / After reading Peter Bichsel / Idyll / Fail again / I dream of horses eating cops / Midterm / The raptor / Resting place / The invitation / Hospice / Mistress Mickle all at sea / Laika / The Carnation Milk Palace / Cross your fingers God bless / The tradition / Blue of the world /
    Contents: Dritter Klasse ohne Fensterscheiben / Cleaning the ghost room / Safe home / Bloodlines /
    Summary: "'Resounding testimony to the persistence of intelligent, creative, and compassionate expression' commented Booklist on last year's Pushcart Prize. 'A wonderful edition' said Publishers Weekly. Features appeared in The New York Times Book Review and elsewhere. Pushcart{u2019}s 41st Edition is edited with the assistance of 200 distinguished Contributing Editors and was selected from more than 8,000 stories, essays, and poetry nominated by a complete roster of today's outstanding non-commercial publishers. The Pushcart Prize has been honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award from The National Book Critics Circle, the Writers for Writers Award from Poets & Writers/Barnes & Noble and is acclaimed by readers and reviewers internationally"--Amazon.com.
  • Identifier: ISBN 9781888889826 (paperback); System number: 018379534; ISBN 1888889829 (paperback); System number: 018379534; ISBN 9781888889819 (hardcover); System number: 018379534; ISBN 1888889810; System number: 018379534
  • Notes: "0149-7863".
    Bibliography note: Includes bibliographical references and author index.
  • Physical Description: 640 pages ; 24 cm
  • Shelfmark(s): General Reference Collection YD.2017.a.1953
  • UIN: BLL01018379534

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