Blue Collar, White Collar, No Collar: Stories of Work by Richard FordBlue Collar, White Collar, No Collar: Stories of Work by Richard Ford

Blue Collar, White Collar, No Collar: Stories of Work

byRichard Ford

Paperback | April 19, 2011

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Edited byRichard Ford and featuring stories by Russell Banks, Alice Munro, Tobias Wolff,Jhumpa Lahiri, JohnCheever, and many others, Blue Collar,White Collar, No Collar is a profound and groundbreaking anthologyexploring resonant themes of employment, service, and daily obligations asunique windows into our culture, our society, and our very humanity. With ashare of proceeds going to assist the literacynonprofit 826Michigan, this unforgettable collection of short fiction from manyof contemporary literature’s most powerful authors limns the diverse meanings of work in American culture today, even as itlooks to the future of the American workforce and its capacity to succeedcreatively tomorrow.
Richard Ford is the author of the Bascombe novels, which includeThe Sportswriterand its sequels—Independence Day, the first novel to win the Pulitzer Prize and the PEN/Faulkner Award, andThe Lay of the Land—as well as theNew York Timesbestselling novelCanadaand the short story collectionsRock SpringsandA Multitude of Sins, which contai...
Title:Blue Collar, White Collar, No Collar: Stories of WorkFormat:PaperbackDimensions:624 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 1 inPublished:April 19, 2011Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0062020412

ISBN - 13:9780062020413

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