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Small craft warnings stories by Kate Braverman

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Published by University of Nevada Press in Reno, Nev .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • California, Southern

Subjects:

  • Women -- California, Southern -- Fiction,
  • California, Southern -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementKate Braverman.
SeriesWestern literature series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3552.R3555 S63 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination180 p. ;
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL353296M
ISBN 100874173213
LC Control Number98012952

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Small Craft Warnings: Stories (Western Literature Series) Paperback – September 1, by Kate Braverman (Author)/5(3). She has published two books of short stories, "Squandering the Blue" () and "Small Craft Warnings" (). She has also published four books of poetry. She has won three Best American Short Stories awards, an O. Henry Award, Carver Short Story Award, as well as the Economist Prize and an Isherwood Fellowship.4/5. Small Craft Advisory is an enchanting book about Louis Rubin’s obsession with boats and his years of often hilarious boating adventures. When Louis Rubin was thirteen, he built a leaky little boat and paddled it out to the edge of the ship channel in Charleston, South Carolina, where he felt the inexorable pull of the water.4/5.   Small Craft Warnings. Williams sets up camp on O'Neill's turf: a bar at the end of the world, shrouded in ocean fog, in which a collection of misfits huddle like birds evading a storm/5.

April 3, Theater: 'Small Craft Warnings' By CLIVE BARNES. nly Americans write plays set in the poised, never-never-land of a bar. Saroyan, O'Neill, Charles Gordone, Tennessee Williams, all have used the bar as a symbol of the transcience of American society, a resting period outside the punctuation of events and yet at the same time an indication of a world adrift. Small Craft Warnings is a play by Tennessee Williams, an expansion of an earlier one-act play, Confessional, that was included in the Williams Dragon Country compilation of It centers on a motley group of people gathered in a seedy coastal bar in Southern California. A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots and/or seas 10 feet or higher are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft. Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.   Small Craft Warnings Fiction by Tennessee Williams. Tennessee Williams’s Small Craft Warnings is based on one of the shorter works, “Confessional,” originally published in his collection Dragon Country in Expanded into a full “evening,” it was produced off-Broadway in the spring of , and audiences and critics alike were moved by one of the .

A Small Craft Advisory is issued by the National Weather Service as a warning when winds have reached dangerous speeds. Sustained wind speeds that govern the issuance of a Small Craft Advisory vary depending on geographical areas, but are generally between 20 and 33 knots. It can also be issued for other hazardous conditions such as sea and. A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots and/or seas 10 feet or higher are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft. Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions. && $$ For more information from the National Weather Service visit http. Small Craft Advisory Press Founded in , Small Craft Advisory Press (SCAP) is an artists book press at Florida State University’s Facility for Arts Research (FAR) in Tallahassee, Florida. Our mission is to enable artists and scholars to create artists book editions that push the boundaries and traditions of the book arts. To change the Small Craft Advisory product to a Small Craft Warning product, including the headlines. Criteria for the product would remain the same, which for the nearshore waters of Lake Erie and Lake Ontario is "Sustained winds or frequent gusts (on the Great Lakes) between 20 and 33 knots inclusive, and/or seas or waves greater than 4 feet.".