Record Palace

[PDF] Record Palace | by ↠ SusanWheeler - Record Palace, Record Palace Set in Chicago during the late s Record Palace is an eccentric debut novel about jazz art race and identity In hazed heat mid September walking north from Chicago s Loop telling myself I wa [PDF] Record Palace | by ↠ SusanWheeler - Record Palace, Record Palace Set in Chicago during the late s Record Palace is an eccentric debut novel about jazz art race and identity In hazed heat mid September walking north from Chicago s Loop telling myself I wa

  • Title: Record Palace
  • Author: SusanWheeler
  • ISBN: 9781555974206
  • Page: 334
  • Format: Paperback
Record Palace

[PDF] Record Palace | by ↠ SusanWheeler, Record Palace, SusanWheeler, Record Palace Set in Chicago during the late s Record Palace is an eccentric debut novel about jazz art race and identity In hazed heat mid September walking north from Chicago s Loop telling myself I was exploring the new life I dogged as much for tonic gin A sign swung beside a basement door in out mirage Record Palace J ZZ Inside I found Acie Cindy a lean lonelSet in Chicago d [PDF] Record Palace | by ↠ SusanWheeler - Record Palace, Record Palace Set in Chicago during the late s Record Palace is an eccentric debut novel about jazz art race and identity In hazed heat mid September walking north from Chicago s Loop telling myself I wa

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About “SusanWheeler

  • SusanWheeler

    Poet and writer Susan Wheeler earned a BA at Bennington College and did graduate work in Art History at the University of Chicago Her first poetry collection, Bag o Diamonds 1993 , won the Norma Faber First Book Award The Village Voice Literary Supplement described that book as displaying limber intelligence and visual wit with influences including John Berryman, Wallace Stevens, John Ashbery, and the Language poets the reviewer noted that Wheeler risks echoing everybody while sounding like no one Wheeler s work is noted for its sonic and lyric intensity, surrealist imagery, use of pop culture, pastiche, and non seuqitur, as well as its playful relationship to received form According to literary critic Majorie Perloff, Wheeler is that rare thing among poets, a genuine cultural critic her poems use image and allusion with such exactitude that we see the things around us from pop tarts to polyvinylled toilet seats as if for the first time Other collections include Smokes 1998 , selected by Robert Hass for the Four Way Book Prize and a featured selection of the Poetry Book of the Month Club Source Codes 2001 Ledger 2005 , which won the Iowa Poetry Prize Assorted Poems 2009 and Meme 2012 , which was a finalist for the National Book Award Her novel, Record Palace 2005 won high praise for its atmospheric portrayal of Chicago and deft blending of coming of age narrative with noir.Wheeler has won numerous awards and honors for her work, including fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the New York Foundation for the Arts She has received the Boston Review Poetry Award, the Robert D Richardson Award for Non Fiction from the Denver Quarterly, and a Witter Bynner Prize for Poetry from the American Academy of Arts and Letters She has taught in writing programs at the New School, New York University, the Iowa Writers Workshop, and Columbia University Wheeler is currently Associate Professor and Director of the Creative Writing Program at Princeton University.



861 thoughts on “Record Palace

  • Susan Wheeler read as part of my Visiting Author s Series on 6 3 2005 This is a version of my spoken introduction for her I love how Susan Wheeler creates such clear, identifiable, believable voices for the main characters, despite the fact that one of main characters, Acie, is literally larger than life That the two main characters, Acie Cindy, could not be different is one of the main points of the story But if that were all Record Palace was a tale of two opposites it would be a failure With [...]


  • Nothing less than a latter day American masterpiece RECORD PALACE roots around a deeply serious concern the pernicious issues of the American racial divide and how it might be overcome Yet the novel s alive with the humor of people who spend too much time either in with massive tomes on the visual arts or with their collection of rare post bebop jazz Wheeler s ripe and exquisite prose conveys somehow the rainbow surprise of mid American free jazz the title refers to a Chicago record store, alrea [...]


  • While in the end I did enjoy the story that was told, the jazz rhythm of the poetry prose in this novel was very difficult to read and not enjoyable I wouldn t recommend this book, but as I said the story itself did turn out to be engaging It d probably make a decent movie, but the words just didn t do it justicet to me anyways.


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