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Granta: The Magazine of New Writing #107: Granta 107

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With its mixture of investigative reportage, narrative non-fiction, photography, memoir, fiction and brilliant journalism, Granta 107 follows on from the critically-acclaimed summer reading issue to showcase more of the best new writing from around the world. In the issue, Mary Gaitskill meditates on how we measure varieties of loss after the disappearance of her rescued cat; Will Self walks through Tehran thirty years on from the revolution; and Rana Dasgupta reports from Delhi on the emergence of Indias super rich.

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With its mixture of investigative reportage, narrative non-fiction, photography, memoir, fiction and brilliant journalism, Granta 107 follows on from the critically-acclaimed summer reading issue to showcase more of the best new writing from around the world. Join Mary Gaitskill as she meditates on the meaning of a lost cat, Will Self as he walks across Tehran in celebration of the revolution, thirty years on; be there as Timothy Phillips recovers the letters of Eva Reckitt, an English woman monitored by MI5 from the 1920s until after the Second World War; read Xan Rice's account of the Polisario's movement for independence in the long-disputed Western Sahara; and Owen Sheers travels to Zimbabwe where his cousin is setting up an orphanage.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781929001378
Author:
Clark, Alex
Publisher:
Granta Books (UK)
Editor:
Freeman, John
Author:
Freeman, John
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
Anthologies-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Granta: The Magazine of New Writing
Series Volume:
107
Publication Date:
20090831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.75 in 15 lb

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Fiction and Poetry » Anthologies » General
Fiction and Poetry » Small Press » Literary and Poetry Journals

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"Synopsis" by , With its mixture of investigative reportage, narrative non-fiction, photography, memoir, fiction and brilliant journalism, Granta 107 follows on from the critically-acclaimed summer reading issue to showcase more of the best new writing from around the world. Join Mary Gaitskill as she meditates on the meaning of a lost cat, Will Self as he walks across Tehran in celebration of the revolution, thirty years on; be there as Timothy Phillips recovers the letters of Eva Reckitt, an English woman monitored by MI5 from the 1920s until after the Second World War; read Xan Rice's account of the Polisario's movement for independence in the long-disputed Western Sahara; and Owen Sheers travels to Zimbabwe where his cousin is setting up an orphanage.
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