The Resource The best American nonrequired reading 2015, edited by Adam Johnson and the students of 826 National

The best American nonrequired reading 2015, edited by Adam Johnson and the students of 826 National

Label
The best American nonrequired reading 2015
Title
The best American nonrequired reading 2015
Statement of responsibility
edited by Adam Johnson and the students of 826 National
Title variation
Nonrequired reading 2015
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For the past year, a group of high school students met at a publishing house in San Francisco every Monday night to read literary magazines, chapbooks, graphic novels, and countless articles. This committee was assisted by a group of students that met in the basement of a robot shop in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Together, and under the guidance of guest editor Adam Johnson, these high schoolers selected the contents of The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2015. The writing in this book is very essential, if not required, like visiting the Louvre if you're in Paris. In any case, nothing in this book takes place in Paris, as far as we can recall, but it does feature an elephant hunt, the fall of a reality-TV star, a walk through Ethiopia, and much more of what Johnson calls "the most important examinations in life."
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
810.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS645
LC item number
.B47 2015
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Johnson, Adam
  • 826 National (Organization)
Series statement
Best American series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American prose literature
  • American wit and humor
  • Short stories, American
Label
The best American nonrequired reading 2015, edited by Adam Johnson and the students of 826 National
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Mariner original."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dynamite
  • Anders Carlson-Wee
  • The
  • Contestant
  • Daniel Alarcón
  • The
  • Christmas miracle
  • Rebecca Curtis
  • Wear areas
  • Sheila Heti, Heidi Julavits, Leanne Shapton
  • Who wants to shoot an elephant?
  • Isaac Cameron Hill
  • Ammi Keller
  • You are in the dark, in the car...
  • Claudia Rankine
  • A
  • Speck in the sea
  • Paul Tough
  • Things you're not proud of
  • Tom McAllister
  • Out of Eden walk
  • Wells Tower
  • Paul Salopek
  • An
  • Inventory
  • Joan Wickersham
  • Our neighbor's house
  • Emily Carroll
  • Miracle in Parque Chas
  • Inés Fernández Moreno
  • An
  • Oral history of Neftali Cuello
  • Jack, July
  • Corinne Goria
  • Andre the giant
  • Box Brown
  • Remote control
  • Sarah Marshall
  • Wish you were here you are
  • Rachel Zucker
  • The
  • Future looks good
  • Lesley Nneka Arimah
  • Victor Lodato
  • Chainsaw fingers
  • Paul Crenshaw
  • Sky burial
  • Alex Mar
  • Four poems
  • TJ Jarrett
  • Fear itself
  • Katie Coyle
  • What the ocean eats
  • Kawai Strong Washburn
  • 780 days of solitude
  • The
  • High road
  • Bryan Stevenson
  • Shane Bauer, Josh Fattal, Sarah Shourd
  • Letter to my grandnephew
  • Christopher Myers
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xv, 410 pages
Isbn
9780544569638
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)898052914
  • 558176
  • (OCoLC)ocn898052914
  • 558176
Label
The best American nonrequired reading 2015, edited by Adam Johnson and the students of 826 National
Publication
Note
"A Mariner original."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dynamite
  • Anders Carlson-Wee
  • The
  • Contestant
  • Daniel Alarcón
  • The
  • Christmas miracle
  • Rebecca Curtis
  • Wear areas
  • Sheila Heti, Heidi Julavits, Leanne Shapton
  • Who wants to shoot an elephant?
  • Isaac Cameron Hill
  • Ammi Keller
  • You are in the dark, in the car...
  • Claudia Rankine
  • A
  • Speck in the sea
  • Paul Tough
  • Things you're not proud of
  • Tom McAllister
  • Out of Eden walk
  • Wells Tower
  • Paul Salopek
  • An
  • Inventory
  • Joan Wickersham
  • Our neighbor's house
  • Emily Carroll
  • Miracle in Parque Chas
  • Inés Fernández Moreno
  • An
  • Oral history of Neftali Cuello
  • Jack, July
  • Corinne Goria
  • Andre the giant
  • Box Brown
  • Remote control
  • Sarah Marshall
  • Wish you were here you are
  • Rachel Zucker
  • The
  • Future looks good
  • Lesley Nneka Arimah
  • Victor Lodato
  • Chainsaw fingers
  • Paul Crenshaw
  • Sky burial
  • Alex Mar
  • Four poems
  • TJ Jarrett
  • Fear itself
  • Katie Coyle
  • What the ocean eats
  • Kawai Strong Washburn
  • 780 days of solitude
  • The
  • High road
  • Bryan Stevenson
  • Shane Bauer, Josh Fattal, Sarah Shourd
  • Letter to my grandnephew
  • Christopher Myers
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xv, 410 pages
Isbn
9780544569638
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)898052914
  • 558176
  • (OCoLC)ocn898052914
  • 558176

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