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The Ploughshares reader

new fiction for the eighties

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Published by Pushcart Press in Wainscott, NY .
Written in English

  • American fiction -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited and with an introduction by DeWitt Henry
    ContributionsHenry, DeWitt
    The Physical Object
    Pagination514 p. ;
    Number of Pages514
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16210600M
    ISBN 100916366308
    LC Control Number84062095

    The Fall Issue. Ploughshares is an award-winning journal of new writing. Since , Ploughshares has discovered and cultivated the freshest voices in contemporary American literature, and now provides readers with thoughtful and entertaining literature in a variety of formats. Winner of the Third Annual Editors' Book Award V~]f\ THE PLOUGHSHARES READER: The vJL 1 New Fiction for the Eighties () Ploughshares edited and with an introduction Reader: by DeWitt Henry New Fiction ISBN F°rpThht, Pa8es'» hardcover; $ EDITED AND WITH AN INTRODUCTION BV DEWITT HENRY.

    About this Item: Henry, DeWitt & Peter O'Malley (Directors)., pub. by Ploughshares Inc., nd, c, Condition: Good. Former Library book. PAPERBACK Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP W. D. Snodgrass, Donald Hall, Robert Lowell, Maxine Kumin, Tom Clark, Robert Creeley and Charles Simic are among the more than poets represented in this anthology of verse culled from Ploughshares.

    Book of the World: The World Goes On Booko Book Reviews. My History. Items you've viewed will be shown here. View History. My lists. Items in your list will be shown here. My alerts. Menu. My Lists My Alerts My History. Please select your preferred region. Lauren Groff, whose book Fates and Furies was shortlisted for the National Book Award, was our guest editor last summer. “ Ploughshares was the first literary journal that ever pinged.

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Buy The Ploughshares Poetry Reader. Our vintage anthology collects the best poetry published in Ploughshares' first eleven volumes. We Need Readers Like You. Donate to support our commitment to paying writers now and in perpetuity. Guest Editor Spotlight: Yusef Komunyakaa.

The Ploughshares Poetry Reader. The Ploughshares Poetry Reader celebrates the best of the poetry published in the journal's first 11 volumes, and reflects the editorial commitment to many of their writers.

The book was edited by Joyce Peseroff and published in March Lie Down in Darkness: A Screenplay by Richard YatesDiscipline: Literary magazine. We accept submissions to the journal from June 1, to Janu at noon EST.

We greatly prefer online submissions—some submission categories require it. Please see the following pages for full submission guidelines: To submit to the journal, please see our guidelines here.

To submit to the Ploughshares Solos series, featuring longer works of fiction and nonfiction, see the guidelines here. Ploughshares Poetry Reader Hardcover – March 1, by Joyce Peseroff (Editor) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Ploughshares also publishes a Ploughshares Solos series of digital-first long stories and essays. Editor(s): Ladette Randolph Needs: Ploughshares welcomes unsolicited submissions of fiction, poetry, and nonfiction during its regular reading period from June 1 to January The Ploughshares book series by multiple authors includes books Ploughshares (Vol.

3, No. 1) Spring - Special Fiction Issue, Ploughshares Fall Confronting Racial Difference, Ploughshares Winter Voices From the Other Room, and several more.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "A Plume book." Description: pages ; 21 cm: Other Titles: Ploughshares. Responsibility: edited and. The editor-in-chief of Ploughshares, she is also on the faculty at Emerson College and is co-owner of the manuscript consulting firm Randolph Lundine. She has been the recipient of a grant from the Rona Jaffe Foundation, as well as a Pushcart Prize, a Virginian Faulkner Award, and three Nebraska Book /5(3).

The Ploughshares reader: new fiction for the eighties / edited and with an introduction by DeWitt Henry. Format Book Published Wainscott, N.Y.: Pushcart Press, c Description p. ; 25 cm.

Other contributors Henry, DeWitt. Other titles Ploughshares. Contents. A compassionate leave / Richard Yates. Ploughshare definition: the horizontal pointed cutting blade of a mouldboard plough | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.The Fall issue of Ploughshares, guest-edited by Jim Shepard.

This fiction issue of Ploughshares features authors Charles Baxter, Aimee Bender, Robert Cohen, Sandra Leong, Meghan Mayhew Bergman, Jay Neugeboren, Ethan Rutherford, Greg Schutz, and.

Ploughshares is a journal of new writing, and two out of three issues per year are guest-edited by prominent writers who explore different personal visions, aesthetics, and literary circles, with each year's Winter issue staff-edited.

50% of each issue is directly solicited by the guest editor, and the remaining 50% is selected from unsolicited.