The Penguin book of Italian short stories

Title The Penguin book of Italian short stories
Names Lahiri, Jhumpa.
Book Number DB115753
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Books
Annotation "This landmark collection brings together forty writers that reflect over a hundred years of Italy's vibrant and diverse short story tradition, from the birth of the modern nation to the end of the twentieth century. Poets, journalists, visual artists, musicians, editors, critics, teachers, scientists, politicians, translators: the writers that inhabit these pages represent a dynamic cross section of Italian society, their powerful voices resonating through regional landscapes, private passions and dramatic political events. This wide-ranging selection curated by Jhumpa Lahiri includes well known authors such as Italo Calvino, Elsa Morante and Luigi Pirandello alongside many captivating new discoveries. More than a third of the stories featured in this volume have been translated into English for the first time, several of them by Lahiri herself." -- Provided by publisher. -- Some strong language.
Narrator Markey, Kathryn.
Local Subject Short Stories (F) - SST
General Fiction - GFI
Foreign Setting - FS
Exclusion - Strong Language - ST
Historical Fiction - HIF
Historical Fiction - 20th Century - HIT
Exclusion - Male Narrator - MN
Exclusion - Long Book - LO
Current Talking Book Topics - TBT
LC Subject Short stories, Italian - Translations into English
Italy - Social life and customs - Fiction
Fiction
Short stories
Call Number 853.0108 AFI
Language English
Original Publication Recorded from: 2019 9780141985626 2019
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