Raised in captivity by Nicky Silver

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Published by Theatre Communications Group in New York .

Written in English

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StatementNicky Silver.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3569.I4712 R35 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 114 p. ;
Number of Pages114
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL809946M
ISBN 101559361131
LC Control Number95046775

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Dec 11,  · Raised in Captivity is the latest work by Chuck Klosterman, author of eight non-fiction books and two novels. It is described on the bottom of the book’s title page as ‘Fictional Nonfiction,’ and it is probably the most accurate way to describe this particular work.

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Jul 24,  · Klosterman's latest book, Raised In Captivity, is sort of his third foray into fiction; though he is best known as an essayist, he has published two previous novels, one about eccentric life in a 7/ Raised in Captivity Fictional Nonfiction (Book): Klosterman, Chuck: "A man flying first class discovers a puma in the lavatory.

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Jul 16,  · Raised in Captivity is a book for people who don’t read much. Readers without much context are likely to be drawn to its observations, which are fairly vivid, even if they’re not original or complex.

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Raised in Captivity Fictional Nonfiction (Book): Klosterman, Chuck: A man flying first class discovers a puma in the lavatory. A new coach of a small-town Oklahoma high school football team installs an offense comprised of only one, very special, play. Four old friends are joined at their local bar by a stranger who seems to know everything about them.

A man explains to the police why he. I have never read a book quite like RAISED IN CAPTIVITY. Klosterman is a highly unusual storyteller, unlike any other author I have ever read.

If I described him as a mixture of Stephen King, poet T.S. Eliot and journalist Meyer Berger, with a dash of J.D. Salinger and Flannery O’Connor, you’d get. Jul 16,  · Fair warning: Raised in Captivity does not slot into a smooth preexisting groove.

If Saul Steinberg and Italo Calvino had adopted a child from a Romanian orphanage and raised him on Gary Larsen and Thomas Bernhard, he would still be nothing like Chuck Klosterman. They might be good company, though/5(25). Jul 16,  · Raised in Captivity: Fictional Nonfiction, Klosterman’s first collection of short stories, extends his trademark curiosity and whirring intelligence to the realm of fiction.

The short stories here, 34 in total, are truly short, fewer than 10 pages on average.3/4(15). With sharp comic turns and absurdist twists, Raised in Captivity explores the guilt, self-punishment, and redemption in the lives of two estranged and equally odd siblings when they reunite at the funeral of their mother--whose demise was caused by nothing less than an errant showerhead.5/5.

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Jul 12,  · “He wasn’t trying to be a jackass,” begins one story in Chuck Klosterman’s “Raised in Captivity,” which marks the first short fiction collection by the pop culture critic. O n a June morning, newspaper columnist Iris VanWingen finds a runaway monkey in her barn.

Her rant aimed at “that pathetic menagerie next door” soon sparks opposition to the zoo’s plans for expansion. It will be up to the zoo’s new spokesperson, Caroline Finch, to do damage control.

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Jul 16,  · Chuck Klosterman’s short-story collection “Raised in Captivity,” began life as several years of odd thoughts and made-up conversations saved on the author’s phone. Raised in Captivity: Fictional Nonfiction, Klosterman’s first collection of short stories, extends his trademark curiosity and whirring intelligence to the realm of oazadlaciebie.com short stories here, 34 in total, are truly short, fewer than 10 pages on average.

But what they may lack in development or structure, they make up for in originality and humor. Jul 16,  · Fair warning: Raised in Captivity does not slot into a smooth preexisting groove. If Saul Steinberg and Italo Calvino had adopted a child from a Romanian orphanage and raised him on Gary Larsen and Thomas Bernhard, he would still be nothing like Chuck Klosterman.

They might be good company, though. “Raised in Captivity is as funny, thoughtful, and unhinged as it is slightly uncomfortable to read, and if that isn't the ethos of the current pop culture moment, what is?” —Wired “Pure Klosterman, all of it Raised in Captivity is a fun, fast-moving collection of quick hits.

Fair warning: Raised in Captivity does not slot into a smooth preexisting groove. If Saul Steinberg and Italo Calvino had adopted a child from a Romanian orphanage and raised him on Gary Larsen and Thomas Bernhard, he would still be nothing like Chuck Klosterman. They. With sharp comic turns and absurdist twists, Raised in Captivity explores the guilt, self-punishment, and redemption in the lives of two estranged and equally odd siblings when they reunite at the funeral of their mother--whose demise was caused by nothing less than an errant showerhead.

Sep 12,  · Klosterman abandoned the rigid structure, retaining the stories themselves. Raised in Captivity was born of those efforts, and the result is a book of crisp, quick stories. Fictional nonfiction is, as Chuck puts it, different from a collection of short stories by George Saunders or Ann Beattie.

"Raised in Captivity is a short-order short story collection, a series of skits cooked up for the here and now As soon as one’s adjusted to [Klosterman's] latest 'Twilight Zone,' he's already taken it to its pithy conclusion.

It’s a quick-draw approach that plays to his strengths as a stylist and comic. Order Raised in Captivity here. Inthere’s only a handful of questions that are considered “important”: the inherent racism of the Trump administration, the explosion of the binary gender model, overconsumption, freedom of speech, digital privacy and general disenchantment towards technology.

Jul 16,  · book arrived today; i read it in one sitting. raised in captivity is similar to chuck's other 'fiction' books, downtown owl and the visible man. in other words, these stories are [fictional] constructs for the author to express his [actual] ideas.

and all the writing and the tone of every character's voice (regardless of gender, or first person, or third person, or what have you) sounds 5/5(2).

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Microdoses of the straight dope, stories so true they had to be wrapped in fiction for our own Author: Chuck Klosterman. Bestselling author Chuck Klosterman reads from and signs copies of his new story collection Raised in Captivity at Cambridge Public Library, in conversation with author Tom Perrotta!Free and open to all; doors open at pm.

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