Being Here: Stories

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Product Details
Price
$21.95  $20.41
Publisher
University Press of Kentucky
Publish Date
Pages
168
Dimensions
5.6 X 8.3 X 0.9 inches | 0.7 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780813182520

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About the Author

Manini Nayar is Associate Teaching Professor of English and Women's Studies at Penn State, University Park, PA. Her award-winning stories have been broadcasted by the BBC World Service, and are published in Boston Review, Shenandoah, The Bellevue Literary Review, London Magazine, Stand, The Malahat Review, and The Alaska Quarterly Review.

Reviews

"Original, bright, refreshing, with terse sentences and many passages of lyrical prose." -- Elizabeth Nunez, distinguished professor of English at Hunter College-CUNY and author of Even in Paradise


"Spanning different continents and communities, this collection of precise and effervescent short stories celebrates the absurd and the everyday, and delights with its humor, passion, and pathos." -- Ilan Stavans, Lewis Sebring Professor of Humanities at Amherst College and Teá Obreht, winner of the Orange Prize for Fiction for The Tiger's Wife