40 birthday special

Book
Published 2019
Item Details
ISBN:
9781909889224
Description:
448 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm.
Other Title:
40th birthday special
Fortieth birthday special
Notes:
Cover title.
"The magazine of new writing" --Cover.
Granta's fortieth anniversary issue is a selection of fiction and essays published in the magazine between 1979 and 2013. -- Introduction.
Contents:
Introduction / Sigrid Rausing
Cousins / Angela Carter
The summer after the war / Kazuo Ishiguro
Evensong / Todd McEwen
A coup / Bruce Chatwin
The fall of Saigaon / James Fenton
Tadpoles / Primo Levi
The imam and the Indian / Amitav Ghosh
Menudo / Raymond Carver
His Roth / Philip Roth
Glitches / John Gregory Dunne
The snow in Ghana / Ryszard Kapuściński
The little winter / Joy Williams
At Yankee Stadium / Don DeLillo
The zoo in Basel / John Berger
Dreams for hire / Gabriel García Márquez
Editorial / Bill Buford
Where is Kilgali? / Lindsey Hilsum
Agnes of Iowa / Lorrie Moore
Nadine at forty / Hilary Mantel
Those who felt differently / Ian Jack
Self-conciousness / Edward W. Said
Editing Vidia / Diana Athill
Shrinks / Edmund White
Kiltykins / Ved Mehta
The view from this end / Alexandra Fuller
How to write about Africa / Binyavanga Wainaina
Lost cat / Mary Gaitskill
The dreadful mucamas
All I know about Gertrude Stein
Alwaus the same snow and always the same uncle / Herta Müller.
Series:
Granta
Granta ; 147
Granta ; 147.
Subjects:
Literature -- Collections.
Literature, Modern -- 20th century.
Literature, Modern -- 21st century.
Other Authors:
Container of (work): Athill, Diana. Editing Vidia.
Container of (work): Berger, John. Zoo in Basel.
Container of (work): Buford, Bill. Editorial.
Container of (work): Carter, Angela, 1940-1992. Cousins.
Container of (work): Carver, Raymond, 1938-1988. Menudo.
Container of (work): Chatwin, Bruce, 1940-1989. Coup.
Container of (work): Davis, Lydia, 1947- Dreadful mucamas.
Container of (work): DeLillo, Don. At Yankee Stadium.
Container of (work): Dunne, John Gregory, 1932-2003. Glitches.
Container of (work): Fenton, James, 1949- Fall of Saigon.
Container of (work): Fuller, Alexandra, 1969- View from this end.
Container of (work): Gaitskill, Mary, 1954- Lost cat.
Container of (work): García Márquez, Gabriel, 1927-2014. Me alquilo para soñar. English.
Container of (work): Ghosh, Amitav, 1956- Imam and the Indian.
Container of (work): Hilsum, Lindsey. Where is Kilgali?
Container of (work): Ishiguro, Kazuo, 1954- Summer after the war.
Container of (work): Jack, Ian, 1945- Those who felt differently.
Container of (work): Kapuściński, Ryszard. Snow in Ghana.
Container of (work): Levi, Primo. Tadpoles.
Container of (work): Mantel, Hilary, 1952- Nadine at forty.
Container of (work): McEwen, Todd. Evensong.
Container of (work): Mehta, Ved, 1934- Kiltykins.
Container of (work): Moore, Lorrie. Agnes of Iowa.
Container of (work): Müller, Herta, 1953- Always the same snow and always the same uncle.
Container of (work): Roth, Philip. His Roth.
Container of (work): Said, Edward W. Self-conciousness.
Container of (work): Wainaina, Binyavanga. How to write about Africa.
Container of (work): White, Edmund, 1940- Shrinks.
Container of (work): Williams, Joy, 1944- Little winter.
Container of (work): Winterson, Jeanette, 1959- All I know about Gertrude Stein.
Rausing, Sigrid, editor.
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