To Assume a Pleasing Shape

To Assume a Pleasing Shape

by Joseph Salvatore


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ISBN-13: 9781934414552
Publisher: BOA Editions, Ltd.
Publication date: 10/18/2011
Series: American Readers Series
Pages: 125
Product dimensions: 5.20(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Joseph Salvatore is a regular fiction reviewer for the New York Times Book Review. He received his M.F.A. in fiction from The New School in 1998 and has gone on to teach writing and literature at Parsons School of Design and The New School. He is the founding editor of The New School's literary journal, LIT. In 2002, he was awarded The New School's Award For Teaching Excellence. His work has been published in, among other places, Open City, Post Road, Sleeping Fish, Routledge's Encyclopedia of Queer Culture, and 110 Stories: New York Writes After September 11th. To Assume A Pleasing Shape is his debut short story collection.

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To Assume a Pleasing Shape 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Exceptional. At times lovely and dark, at times sensuous and compelling, and at times both haunting and hilarious. A remarkable collection of stories, each with their own unique style. Salvatore experiments with words the way artists do with paint, and each story is a masterpiece.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I think Joseph did a great job on this book! Keep up he ggood work