Novel RomAntics Literature of Chicago Series: The Coast of Chicago by Stuart Dybek

Douglas Cowie (Performer), Gregory Miller (Performer)

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In this episode, host Douglas Cowie and his guest, Gregory Miller, discuss Stuart Dybek's 1990 book of short stories, The Coast of Chicago. In particular, they place Dybek's depiction of the shifting demographics of the Pilsen neighborhood into broader contexts, and also look at Dybek's lyrical, musical writing style, and the effects it accomplishes.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherAmerikazentrum Hamburg
Publication statusPublished - 27 Dec 2022


  • Literature of Chicago
  • American fiction
  • American LIterature
  • Stuart Dybek
  • The Coast of Chicago

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