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Going for a beer

Robert Coover

Going for a beer

selected short fictions

by Robert Coover

  • 184 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert Coover ; introduction by T.C. Boyle
    ContributionsBoyle, T. Coraghessan, writer of introduction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3553.O633 A6 2018
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 416 pages
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26946915M
    ISBN 100393608468
    ISBN 109780393608465
    LC Control Number2017051773
    OCLC/WorldCa988287737

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Robert Coover, an American writer, penned a short story, called, Going for a Beer, which is about a man whose life is rolling out like a movie on a fast-forward motion, where you are bound to miss out the important scenes and moments.4/5.

“A mixtape of variations and a fugue on time from a postmodern master. Familiar tales and conventional genres are made new, tinged with shuddering wonder and titillating humor.” —Yu-Yun Hsieh, The New York Times Book Review, Going For a Beer, Selected Short Fictions, Robert Coover, The thirty stories in Going for a Beer confirm Coover’s reputation as "one of America’s greatest literary geniuses" (Alan Moore).

Robert Coover has been playing by his own rules for more than half a century, earning the Rea Award for the Short Story as "a writer who has managed, willfully and even perversely, to remain his. The thirty stories in Going for a Beer confirm Coover’s reputation as "one of America’s greatest literary geniuses" (Alan Moore).

About the Author Robert Coover is the author of Huck Out West, among many other works of fiction. Going for a Beer. Robert Coover. Norton, $ (p) ISBN Coover has been testing the limits of fiction for more than 50 years, and his. “A mixtape of variations and a fugue on time from a postmodern master.

Familiar tales and conventional genres are made new, tinged with shuddering wonder and titillating humor.” —Yu-Yun Hsieh, The New York Times Book Review Robert Coover has been playing by his own rules for more than half a century, earning the Rea Award for the Short Story as “a writer who.

Robert Coover’s new collection of short stories, Going for a Beer, is a mixtape of variations and a fugue on time from a postmodern master. The prismatic repertoire of nearly six decades, it comprises something old, something new, something borrowed and something dark and blue That range, from primal myth to science fiction, is representative.3/4(6).

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“ Going for a Beer ” by Robert Coover is a short, surreal journey of moments that bleed into one another and skip years. It reminds me of Jonathan Safran Foer’s piece “ Here We Aren’t, So Quickly.” However, whereas, Foer’s short story is a mixture of moments as well, it trends toward cleverness and romance.

Going For A Beer by Robert Coover, The magic trick: Smashing a lifetime into a single paragraph This is Robert Coover, so we shouldn’t expect the normal rules of the space-time continuum to apply. Still, he never fails to jolt with his uncanny ability to distort chronology and reality.

In “Going For A Beer,”. Robert Coover’s short story about a lifetime of events set in motion by a man deciding to go for a beer at a neighborhood bar. On your way to becoming an expert, you'll tear through a shelf full of beer books.

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The thirty stories in Going for a Beer confirm Coover’s reputation as "one of America’s greatest literary geniuses" (Alan Moore).

Robert Coover’s new collection of short stories, “Going for a Beer,” is a mixtape of variations and a fugue on time from a postmodern master. The prismatic repertoire of.

_In “Going for a Beer,” you cover a man’s adult life in one paragraph of just over a thousand words. What prompted you to condense an entire existence in this way and is every life so easily summed. Title: Going For A Beer: Selected Short Fictions Format: Paperback Product dimensions: pages, X X in Shipping dimensions: pages, X X in Published: Ma Publisher: WW Norton Language: English.

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