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Granta 47: Losers (Granta (Viking))
Granta 47 Losers - Granta Viking
ISBN-13: 9780140140835
ISBN-10: 0140140832
Publication Date: 6/1994
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Publisher: Penguin Books
Book Type: Paperback
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Granta is a British series of literary books of short stories/essays.
Granta #47: Losers

A hymn to humiliation, unmitigated public humiliation. With Martin Amis on a writer who can't write; Neil Steinberg on the stress of the National Spelling Bee. Plus, Beverly Lowry on two boys who kill their daddy; Jean Hatzfeld with dispatches from the Yugoslav war (photos by Gilles Peress), Jayne Anne Phillips, Julian Barnes and Bret Easton Ellis

Contents:
Martin Amis, Author, Author
Neil Steinberg, The Spelling Bee
Julian Barnes, Trap, Dominate, Fuck
Eugene Richards, In the Beginning
Susan Miller, Never Let Me Down
Bret Easton Ellis, The Up Escalator
Jayne Anne Phillips, Buddy Carmody
Beverly Lowry, Patricide
David Owen, Introduction
Jean Hatzfeld, The Fall of Vukovar
Gilles Peress, Compulsory Departures
Orville Schell, Hero of Tiananmen Square
Ivan Klíma, Progress in Prague

Reviews:
One of the best editions of Granta.
Guardian

An exceptionally good Granta.
Sunday Times