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The stories in this extraordinary collection are set in Northern Ireland, specifically Belfast, the center for more than thirty years of fighting between Roman Catholic nationalists and Protestants loyal to the British crown.  Cornell is not preoccupied, however, with the details of the war.  Her stories explore the emotional and psychological consequences of the struggle to endure not only violence, but loss, failure, and the inability to believe.

About the Author

Jennifer C. Cornell is assistant professor of English at Oregon State University and her fiction has appeared in TriQuarterly New England Review, Massachusetts Review, and Quarterly West.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780822956044
Author:
Cornell, Jennifer C.
Publisher:
University of Pittsburgh Press
Author:
Cornell, Jennifer
Subject:
General
Subject:
Social conditions
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
Stories (single author)
Edition Description:
1
Series:
Pitt Drue Heinz Lit Prize
Publication Date:
19960331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.6 in

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