Peninsula: Essays and Memoirs from Michigan

Peninsula: Essays and Memoirs from Michigan

by Michael Steinberg, M. Steinberg
     
 

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Peninsula is a collection of thirty-seven contemporary personal essays and memoirs about Michigan. In that regard, it is a regional anthology-a multi-voiced, multi-faceted evocation of place-and yet, each piece stands apart as a personal recollection, sometimes funny, sometimes moving. What inevitably ties these essays together is the deep association the

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Peninsula is a collection of thirty-seven contemporary personal essays and memoirs about Michigan. In that regard, it is a regional anthology-a multi-voiced, multi-faceted evocation of place-and yet, each piece stands apart as a personal recollection, sometimes funny, sometimes moving. What inevitably ties these essays together is the deep association the writers have with Michigan.

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Literary journal editor Steinberg plays with the word "pen-insula" in introducing 38 contemporary writings by natives and adoptees of Michigan, "... a geographic anomaly, a peninsula in the center of a continent ...." (contributor Kathleen Stocking). Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780870135446
Publisher:
Michigan State University Press
Publication date:
03/31/2000
Pages:
270
Sales rank:
946,442
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

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