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9780807843970

The Rough Road Home

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  • ISBN13:

    9780807843970

  • ISBN10:

    0807843970

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1992-11-01
  • Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Pr

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This anthology of twenty-two short stories by contemporary North Carolina writers, selected by Gingher, the longtime book review editor of the Greensboro News and Record, is a testament to the vitality of the literary tradition of the state. Contributors include Alice Adams, Maya Angelou, Doris Betts, Fred Chappell, Clyde Edgerton, Kaye Gibbons, Allan Gurganus, Randall Kenan, Reynolds Price, and Lee Smith.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction
The Oasisp. 1
The Reunionp. 9
Hughp. 16
This Is the Only Time I'll Tell Itp. 27
1940 - Winterp. 35
Broken Blossomsp. 46
Bargains in the Real Worldp. 69
The Case of the Missing Photographsp. 84
Washing Dishesp. 102
Trudy Woodliefp. 118
It Had Wingsp. 127
The Virtue Called Vanityp. 131
Man Watcherp. 151
Below the Last Lockp. 163
Muralsp. 189
Serious Needp. 207
The St. Anthony Choralep. 215
Summer Helpp. 235
The Bubba Storiesp. 265
The Fishing Lakep. 292
The Hat of My Motherp. 298
Disastersp. 313
Notes on the Contributorsp. 325
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