The Cry of an Occasion(2001)
Fiction from the Fellowship of Southern Writers
An anthology of stories edited by Richard Bausch
This volume collects 19 stories self-selected by its contributors, the Fellowship of Southern Writers. It includes works by Madison Smartt Bell, Doris Betts, Fred Chappell, Ellen Douglas, Shelby Foote, George Garrett, Allan Gurganus, Barry Hannah and Elizabeth Spencer, among others. All are affiliated with the Fellowship which was organized in 1989 under the inspiration of the late Cleanth Brooks for the purpose of encouraging and honouring excellence in southern letters. Each piece celebrates the distinctness of the southern experience, giving expression in story form to a singular episode of mind, heart or will.
Used availability for Richard Bausch's The Cry of an Occasion
January 2001 : USA Hardback
March 2002 : USA Paperback