New Gowanus Anthology
Five years ago,
the original Best of Gowanus came out to excellent reviews in Publishers
Weekly, Foreword and Midwest Book Review (see below). The new,
hardcover anthology is getting pre-press blurbs to die for:
collection than the first didn’t seem possible. But the new Best of Gowanus
is as fine an anthology of writing from the Third World as one could hope
–Vicente Revilla, Prof. City University of
essays and reviews in this anthology complement and reinforce one another
exceptionally well and form an integrated whole full of fact and feeling.
This is a book worth reading and worth keeping. –Kenneth
Ramchand, Professor of West Indian Literature (Emeritus), University
of the West Indies; Professor of English (Emeritus), Colgate University
the world-renowned professor of literature in the West Indies, Great Britain
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Best of Gowanus: New Writing from Africa, Asia and the Caribbean,
Ed. Thomas J. Hubschman (17.95)
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response to the The Best of Gowanus:
Weekly : "'Short stories, essays
and poetry from parts of the world where the Internet [is] not yet
entrenched but where the human imagination most assuredly [is]..."
essential for students whose class assignments lead them to authors outside
the Western world.”
Revilla, Borough of Manhattan CC (CUNY)
mélange of essays and short stories…by authors who will be enriching
us for years to come."
collection is a tribute to the human spirit
at its best."
-Small Press Review
"More than mere
characters live in these stories.... What you
feel is not
the author's work, it is your own feelings responding to the facts the
author sets forth. That's good writing, and there's much of it here." -Midwest
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