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Author Lenzo, Lisa, 1957-

Title Within the lighted city / Lisa Lenzo
Published Iowa City, IA : University of Iowa Press, [1997]
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Description 1 online resource (97 pages)
Series The John Simmons short fiction award
John Simmons short fiction award.
Contents Stealing trees -- The angel Thomas -- Burning -- Self-defense -- First day -- Waiting -- Sophie's shirt -- The end of the crackhead -- Within the lighted city
Summary A collection of interwoven stories set in Detroit. The story, Burning, is on the 1967 race riot, in Self-Defense, a white girl is attacked by black students, and Sophie's Shirt is a mother's grief at the loss of a baby
Notes Print version record
Subject City and town life -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Fiction.
Detroit (Mich.) -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Short stories.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1587291347 (electronic bk.)
9781587291340 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)