Into the Widening World: International Coming-of-Age Storiesby John Loughery (Editor)
26 stories that explore universal rites of passage as well as culture-specific complexities of youth: Nadine Gordimer, Gabriel García Marquez, Bharati Mukherjee, Ben Okri, Shirley Geok-Lin Lim, Nauguib Mahfouz, Margaret Drabble, Zoe Wicomb, B. Wongar, and more.
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- New Edition
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- 6.10(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.70(d)
Meet the Author
John Loughery is the author of the 1996 Pulitzer Prize finalist John
Sloan: Painter and Rebel and has edited the anthologies
First Sightings: Contemporary Stories of American Youth, Into the
Widening World: International Coming-of-Age Stories, and The Eloquent Essay: An Anthology of Classic & Creative Nonfiction. He teaches English at the Nightingale-Bamford School in New York City.
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