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Pushcart Prize XXXVI, 2012

Best of the Small Presses
(Book - 2012)
Pushcart Prize XXXVI, 2012
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A collection of short stories, essays, and poems, culled from small presses and literary journals.
Title: Pushcart Prize XXXVI, 2012
best of the small presses
Publisher: Wainscott, NY : Pushcart Press ; New York : Distributed by W. W. Norton, c2012
Characteristics: 569 p. ;,25 cm
Statement of Responsibility: edited by Bill Henderson ; with the Pushcart Prize editors
Contents: Introduction / Bill Henderson
Phantoms / Steven Milhauser
Mr. Lytle : an essay / John Jeremiah Sullivan
Horse latitudes / Kathleen Flenniken
That winter / Miha Mazzini
Laugh / Stephen Dobyns
Brief lives / Paul Zimmer
Song / John Murillo
Nephlim / L. Annette Binder
Ode to late middle age / Richard Cecil
Three bartlet pears / Alice Mattison
Man on the dump / Donald Platt
Cowboys / Susan Steinberg
December, fever / Joy Katz
Hosts / Susanne Antonetta
Black people can't swim / Douglas Goetsch
We don't deserve this / Sandra Leong
Logophilia / B.H. Fairchild
Tracing back / Alice Friman
Rockaway / Lydia Conklin
Mending wall / Janice N. Harrington
Soldier of fortune / Bret Anthony Johnston
Orphanage / Elaine Terranova
Our daily toast / Brenda Miller
Roll out the fool / William Trowbridge
Final concert / Eve Becker
After 11 a.m. bombardment / Ilya Kaminsky
How to fall in love properly / Julian Gough
Watching my mother take her last breath / Leon Stokesbury
The lobster mafia story / Anna Solomon
A Tibetan man in Hawley, Massachusetts / Pamela Stewart
From House of prayer no. 2 / Mark Richard
I'm only sleeping / John Rybicki
Number stations / Smith Henderson
Casals / Gerald Stern
Mishti Kukur / Deborah Thompson
Patronized / Tara Hart
The ballad of Mushie Momzer / Steve Stern
My sky diary / Claire Bateman
The MFA/Creative writing system is a closed, undemocratic, medieval guild system that represses good writing / Anis Shivani
Spell against gods / Patrick Phillips
Glad to be human / Irene O'Garden
The veranda / Frederic Tuten
Theory of lipstick / Karla Huston
Five / Lydia Davis
Ocean state job lot / Stephen Burt
Practice journey / Albert Goldbarth
Grace notes / Nancy Mitchell
Father Olufemi / Tim O'Sullivan
Meditation after an excellent dinner / Mark Halliday
Never come back / Elizabeth Tallent
Family math / Alan Michael Parker
Dark horse / Lisa Couturier
Murder ballad / Jane Springer
That story / Jack Driscoll
Russians / David Rigsbee
Girls, at play / Celeste Ng
Silhouettes / Sarah Busse
Sean / Robert Anthony Siegel
The telephone / Kathleen Graber
Janjaweed wife / E.C. Osondu
The B's / Steve Myers
Satan sun / Raymond Andrews
Little wet monster / Chad Sweeney
Never give an inch / Gerald Howard
Certainty / Judith Kitchen
The red carpet / Juan Villoro
Summary: A collection of short stories, essays, and poems, culled from small presses and literary journals.
Additional Contributors: Henderson, Bill 1941-
Pushcart Press
Alternate Title: 2012 Pushcart prize
ISBN: 1888889640
Branch Call Number: 810.8 P987 2012
Subject Headings: Small presses United States American poetry 21st century American literature 21st century
Topical Term: Small presses
American poetry
American literature
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In The Pushcart Prize XXXVI more than sixty selections of memoirs, poetry, essays, and short stories have been picked from thousands of nominations by Pushcart Press staff editors and hundreds of small presses.

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