Portland Noir (Paperback)

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By Kevin Sampsell (Editor)
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In a city full of police controversies, hippie artist punk houses, and overzealous liberals, Portland, Oregon, is a place where even its fiction blurs with its bizarre realities.

Brand-new stories by: Gigi Little, Justin Hocking, Christopher Bolton, Jess Walter, Monica Drake, Jamie S. Rich (illustrated by Joelle Jones), Dan DeWeese, Zoe Trope, Luciana Lopez, Karen Karbo, Bill Cameron, Ariel Gore, Floyd Skloot, Megan Kruse, Kimberly Warner-Cohen, and Jonathan Selwood.
Editor Kevin Sampsell is a bookstore employee and writer. He is the author of a short story collection, "Creamy Bullets" (Chiasmus Press), and the upcoming memoir "The Suitcase" (HarperPerennial, summer 2009). He is also the editor of "The Insomniac Reader" (Manic D Press) and the publisher of the micropress Future Tense Books.

About the Author

Kevin Sampsell has been the publisher of Future Tense Books since 1990. His own books include the short story collections Beautiful Blemish and Creamy Bullets. In 2009, he edited the anthology Portland Noir. He works for Powell's Books and lives in Portland, Oregon.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781933354798
ISBN-10: 1933354798
Publisher: Akashic Books
Publication Date: June 2009
Pages: 272
Language: English
Series: Akashic Noir