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Raymond Carver in the classroom

a small, good thing

by Susanne Rubenstein

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Published by National Council of Teachers of English in Urbana, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Carver, Raymond -- Study and teaching (Secondary),
  • Carver, Raymond -- Criticism and interpretation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 113-117).

    StatementSusanne Rubenstein.
    SeriesThe NCTE high school literature series,
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3553.A7894 Z857 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 119 p. ;
    Number of Pages119
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3396259M
    ISBN 100814138314
    LC Control Number2005008474

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    Raymond Carver knew at an early age that he wanted to be a writer, but such an ambition was not easily achieved. Hardships, including financial insecurity and frequent upheavals, would plague the. Feb 28,  · Raymond Carver was born in Clatskanie, Oregon, in His first collection of stories, Will You Please Be Quiet, Please (a National Book Award nominee in ), was followed by What We Talk About When We Talk About Love, Cathedral (nominated for the Pulitzer Prize in ), and Where I'm Calling From/5.

    To bring Carver himself into the classroom, I recommend the Larry McCaffery and Sinda Gregory interview found in Raymond Carver: A Study of the Short Fiction or in Alive and Writing: Interviews with American Authors of the s as sources for rich Carver quotes and his own insights into the stories and the writing process. For example, Carver. Raymond Carver was born in Clatskanie, Oregon, in His first collection of stories, Will You Please Be Quiet, Please (a National Book Award nominee in ), was followed by What We Talk About When We Talk About Love, Cathedral (nominated for the Pulitzer Prize in ), and Where I'm Calling From in , when he was inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters.4/5(23).


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Poet and short-story writer Raymond Carver was born in the logging town of Clatskanie, Oregon, and grew up in Yakima, Washington. He was married and the father of two before he was 20, and he held a number of low-paying jobs: he “picked tulips, pumped gas, swept hospital corridors, swabbed toilets, [and] managed an apartment complex,” according to Bruce Weber in a New York Times Magazine.

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The bibliography of Raymond Carver consists of 72 short stories, poems, a novel fragment, a one-act play, a screenplay co-written with Tess Gallagher, and 32 pieces of non-fiction (essays, a meditation, introductions, and book reviews).In the 17 stories collected in What We Talk About When We Talk About Love were published in their manuscript form, prior to Gordon Lish's extensive.

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The twenty-five conversations gathered here, several available in English for the first time, include craft interviews, biographical /5(2).I FIRST MET Raymond Carver in the spring ofwhen he was a guest in a poetry class at Cabrillo Junior College, near Santa Cruz, California.

Nothing about Carver stood out as remarkable at the.