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Granta: The Magazine of New Writing #87: Jubilee!: The 25th Anniversary Issue

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This special edition of Granta celebrates its twenty-fifth anniversary with a rich collection of new pieces by some of the writers who helped make its reputation, and by others who may do so in future.

Featuring:

MARTIN AMIS rewrites Jane Austen for a film of Northanger Abbey

AMIT CHAUDHURI meets the troubled icon of secular India

PHILIP GOUREVITCH asks why we commemorate genocide

JAN MORRIS picks her nose and wonders what death will be like

WENDELL STEAVENSON gets to know an Iraqi terrorist

GRAHAM SWIFT remembers his father

And:

TIM ADAMS learns why shredders are a good idea

JAMES HAMILTON-PATERSON reveals his boyhood as a champion bomb-maker

PATRICIA HAMPL sees the wrong picture snapped in Palestine

ISABEL HILTON discovers that General Stroessner, ex-dictator of Paraguay, is still alive

PANKAJ MISHRA finds out what it takes to make it in Bollywood

BLAKE MORRISON examines the afterlife of his family memoir

Plus:

New fiction from PAUL AUSTER, WILLIAM BOYD, J. ROBERT LENNON

and HELEN SIMPSON, and a newly-discovered story by one of England's finest short story writers, V.S. PRITCHETT.

And a picture essay by TOBY GLANVILLE, tracing the course of the river that gave the magazine its name

Synopsis:

Granta 87 is a special anniversary issue of the magazine. It features new writing from the writers who made its reputation, including Richard Ford, Martin Amis, Amit Chaudhuri, Julian Barnes, Blake Morrison, Joyce Carol Oates, and others.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781929001170
Editor:
Jack, Ian
Publisher:
Granta Books (UK)
Editor:
Jack, Ian
Author:
Jack, Ian
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
FICTION / Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
Anthologies-General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Granta: The Magazine of New Writing
Series Volume:
087
Publication Date:
20041031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8 x 5 in 15 oz

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