[E-Book] ↠ Stories in the Stepmother Tongue | By ✓ Josip Novakovich #2020

  • Title: Stories in the Stepmother Tongue
  • Author: Josip Novakovich
  • ISBN: 9781893996045
  • Page: 279
  • Format: Paperback

  • Stories in the Stepmother Tongue By Josip Novakovich These stories by immigrant writers remind us that in a way we are all immigrants.
    Josip Novakovich
    Josip Novakovich Croatian Novakovi is a Croatian American writer His grandparents had immigrated from the Croatia, then part of the Austro Hungarian Empire, to Cleveland, Ohio, and, after the First World War, his grandfather returned to what had become Yugoslavia Josip Novakovich was born in 1956 and grew up in the Central Croatian town of Daruvar, studied medicine in the northern Serbian city of Novi Sad At the age of 20 he left Yugoslavia, continuing his education at Vassar College B.A , Yale University M.Div , and the University of Texas, Austin M.AHe has published a novel April Fool s Day , three short story collections Yolk, Salvation and Other Disasters, Infidelities Stories of War and Lust , two collections of narrative essays Apricots from Chernobyl, Plum Brandy Croatian Journey and a textbook Fiction Writer s Workshop.Novakovich has taught at Nebraska Indian Community College, Bard College, Moorhead State University, Antioch University in Los Angeles, the University of Cincinnati, and is now a professor at Pennsylvania State University.Mr Novakovich is the recipient of the Whiting Writer s Award, a Guggenheim fellowship, two fellowships from the National Endowment of the Arts, an award from the Ingram Merrill Foundation, and an American Book Award from the Before Columbus Foundation He was anthologized in Best American Poetry, Pushcart Prize, and O.Henry Prize Stories.He taught in the Master s of Fine Arts program at Pennsylvania State University, where he lived under the iron rule of Reed Moyer s Halfmoon Township autocracy He is currently in Montreal, Quebec teaching at Concordia University.

    Stories in the Stepmother Tongue By Josip Novakovich


    A short story collection 17 writers Most of the stories are OK but nothing Reason I picked it up Saw news story Josip Novakovich Montreal recently Canadian citizen is one of 10 finalists for The Man Booker International Fiction Prize 2013 judges consider entire body of work not a single book Hadn t seen his name before reserved some of his books at Library to check him out including this collection he co edited Premise behind the collection is a little odd Writers who came to English later in l [...]

    Marilyn Saul
    I normally gravitate to other language writers writing in English, and, for the most part, this was a wonderful collection Could easily have done without Codrescu, who came off as a belligerent narcissist.

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