He is best known for popularizing the comedy of manners in Brazil, a genre for which "Top-Down" is a fine example. Her new novel, The Solace of Monsters , that this excerpt is from, has won the Leapfrog Fiction Contest and will be published in Fall In between his studies, he has worked as a sous-chef in New York City and Milwaukee.
Ploughshares Fall 2004 Guest-Edited by Amy Bloom
His first book of poems, Country Album , was published by Parlor Press. He currently lives in Richmond, VA. His poems are frequently read on Polish Radio Katowice.
He is on the editorial boards of Plume , The St. He has received the W. He spent nearly a decade in Istanbul, Turkey, before settling in Jersey City.
The Lambda Book Report chose Delany as one of the fifty most significant men and women of the past hundred years to change our concept of gayness, and he is a recipient of the William Whitehead Memorial Award for a lifetime's contribution to lesbian and gay literature. You can find him online at www. He is the recipient of an Illinois Arts Council Award for poetry. His website is www.
He's been nominated for four Pushcart Prizes. She now lives in Tallahassee, Florida, with her husband, the sublime poet and all-around molto fun guy, David Kirby.
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Ploughshares, a journal of new writing, is guest-edited serially by prominent writers who explore different and personal visions, aesthetics, and literary circles. In her Introduction, Bloom looks at the value of literary magazines and her goals for this issue. Having recently heard comments from editors that they were not interested in "emotionally complex work," and that it might help a story to add dogs, because "people love it when you write about dogs," Bloom writes: "All I wanted to do in this issue was to find room for difficult work, for emotionally complex work, for work that didn't have dogs where they didn't belong and for work that loved the word, as well as the story, and believed in telling a story that mattered, in a way that stayed with me, stayed with you, and didn't shy from imagination or get coy about facts.
Product Details About the Author. About the Author. Henry Awards, and numerous anthologies here and abroad. Her most recent novel, Away, was an epic story about a Russian immigrant. She lives in Connecticut and taught at Yale University for the last decade.
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