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by Robert Olen Butler
Author: Robert Olen Butler
Publisher: Chronicle Books; First Edition edition (August 10, 2006)
Category: Imaginative Literature
Subcategory: Short Stories and Anthologies
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Robert Olen Butler (born January 20, 1945) is an American fiction writer. His short-story collection A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1993.
Robert Olen Butler (born January 20, 1945) is an American fiction writer. Butler was born in Granite City, Illinois, to Robert Olen Butler S. an actor and theater professor who became the chairman of the theater department of Saint Louis University, and his wife, the former Lucille Frances Hall, an executive secretary.
Severance is a book in which the author has set a tough restriction on himself - each story-poem is to be exactly 240 words long . Butler has created an incredibly interesting portrayal of human life and death in one amazing book.
Severance is a book in which the author has set a tough restriction on himself - each story-poem is to be exactly 240 words long with the content reflecting the 90 seconds of thought between a head being severed and the lost of consciousness. There is no end of sentence punctuation - a technique that helps provide a sense of urgency, confusion, prattling.
Robert Olen Butler (Author). Butler moves from death monologues (Severance) to little death monologues in this provocative collection of brief pieces that imagine what goes on in the minds of copulating couples.
In a heightened state of emotion, people speak at the rate of 160 words per minute.
Robert Olen Butler teaches at Florida State University. Chronicle Books, 2006. Библиографические данные. Владелец оригинала: Калифорнийский университет.
Robert Olen Butler has published twelve novels-The Alleys of Eden, Sun Dogs, Countrymen of Bones, On Distant Ground, Wabash, The Deuce, They Whisper, The Deep Green Sea, Mr. Spaceman, Fair Warning, Hell and (forthcoming this August) A Small Hotel-and six volumes of short fiction-Tabloid Dreams, Had a Good Time, Severance, Intercourse, Weegee Stories, and A Good Scent from a Strange. Mountain, which won the 1993 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.
Читать онлайн - Butler Robert Olen. A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain: Stories Электронная библиотека e-libra. ru Читать онлайн A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain: Stories. Robert Olen Butler A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain: Stories FOR JOHN WOOD A GOOD SCENT FROM A STRANGE MOUNTAIN OPEN ARMS I have no hatred in me. I’m almost certain of that. I fought for my country long enough to lose my wife to another man, a cripple. This was because even though I was alive, I was dead to her, being far away
Severance, the latest from FC2 board member Robert Olen Butler, follows in what can fairly be called his "tradition" of. .Severance, published first in French last year as Mots de tete, draws inspiration from what the book jacket calls "two seemingly unrelated facts.
Severance, the latest from FC2 board member Robert Olen Butler, follows in what can fairly be called his "tradition" of thematically-driven short story collections. A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain, fifteen stories exploring the experiences of living in New Orleans, won him the Pulitzer Prize in 1993.
The volume as a whole runs to 15 times that length.
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