New Stories from the Midwest (Paperback)

By Jason Lee Brown (Editor), Jay Prefontaine (Editor)

Swallow Press, 9780804011358, 288pp.

Publication Date: March 30, 2011

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New Stories from the Midwest presents a collection of stories that celebrate an American region too often ignored in discussions about distinctive regional literature.

About the Author

Jason Lee Brown teaches writing at Eastern Illinois University and is a contributing editor to River Styx. He has received awards from the Illinois Arts Council, Academy of American Poets, and Illinois Press Association.

Praise For New Stories from the Midwest

 “As this fresh anthology proves, there’s such a mix of writers and sensibilities that inhabit the literary Midwest as to make the term unpredictable.”

—Stuart Dybek, MacArthur Fellow and author of The Coast of Chicago