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A Collection: Stories
A Collection is a polyphonic collection set in the fictional West Virginia Community of Lynch County. Like Sherwood Anderson’s Winnesburg, Ohio and Donald Ray Pollock’s Knockemstiff, it endeavors to explore rural American life through a collage of characters inhabiting a shared space. Themes include working class poverty, isolation, representations of disability in modern media and living under the negative stereotypes pertaining to Appalachia.^
Farmer, Jordan C, "A Collection: Stories" (2017). ETD collection for University of Nebraska - Lincoln. AAI10267093.