New Stories from the South

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New Stories from the South

The Year's Best, 2003

By Shannon Ravenel (Editor); Roy Blount, Jr. (Performed by); Roy Blount, Jr. (Preface by)

Algonquin Books, Paperback, 9781565123953, 368pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2003

Description
"New Stories from the South" has become sine qua non in creative-writing classes, in Southern-literature classes, for any serious writer following the competition, and above all, for any lover of Southern literature. The stories in the 18th volume carry on that tradition.


About the Author
Shannon Ravenel has edited" New Stories from the South" since 1986. Formerly editorial director of Algonquin Books, she now directs her Algonquin imprint, Shannon Ravenel Books. She lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

Roy Blount Jr.'s recent books include the memoir "Be Sweet" and "Roy Blount's Book of Southern Humor".

Roy Blount Jr.'s recent books include the memoir "Be Sweet" and "Roy Blount's Book of Southern Humor".