A Letter to Harvey Milk: Short Stories (Library of American by Lesléa Newman PDF

By Lesléa Newman

This poignant and funny number of tales deals a clean viewpoint on present matters similar to homosexuality and anti-Semitism and lends a distinct voice to these experiencing turning out to be pains and self-discovery. Newman’s readers accompany her quirky Jewish characters via all kinds of reviews from an preliminary lesbian sexual come upon to being sequestered in a faculty residence after paranoid Holocaust flashbacks. In those tales characters anxiously notice their lesbian identities whereas commencing to comprehend, and eventually to include, their Jewish history. The identify tale, "A Letter to Harvey Milk," was once the second one position finalist within the Raymond Carver brief tale Competition.

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