Her body and other parties : stories
(Audiobook on CD)

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Contributors
Landon, Amy, Narrator
Published
[Minneapolis, Minn.] : HighBridge Audio, 2017.
Status
Central - Adult Audiobooks  1 available
CD F MACHA

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Format
Audiobook on CD
Edition
Unabridged.
Physical Desc
7 audio discs (8.5 hr.) : CD ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
ISBN
9781681686882
UPC
9781681686882

Notes

General Note
Title from container.
Participants/Performers
Read by Amy Landon.
Description
In this electric and provocative debut, Carmen Maria Machado bends genre to shape startling narratives that map the realities of women's lives and the violence visited upon their bodies. A wife refuses her husband's entreaties to remove the green ribbon from around her neck. A woman recounts her sexual encounters as a plague slowly consumes humanity. A salesclerk in a mall makes a horrifying discovery within the seams of the store's prom dresses. One woman's surgery-induced weight loss results in an unwanted houseguest. And in the bravura novella Especially Heinous, Machado reimagines every episode of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, a show naively assumeded had shown it all, generating a phantasmagoric police procedural full of doppelgangers, ghosts, and girls with bells for eyes.
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Compact discs.

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Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Machado, C. M., & Landon, A. (2017). Her body and other parties: stories (Unabridged.). HighBridge Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Machado, Carmen Maria and Amy, Landon. 2017. Her Body and Other Parties: Stories. [Minneapolis, Minn.]: HighBridge Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Machado, Carmen Maria and Amy, Landon. Her Body and Other Parties: Stories [Minneapolis, Minn.]: HighBridge Audio, 2017.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Machado, Carmen Maria, and Amy Landon. Her Body and Other Parties: Stories Unabridged., HighBridge Audio, 2017.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

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