North of the Port: Stories

North of the Port Stories As in his earlier works the dozen stories in Bukoski s fifth collection depict the joys and woes of the Polish American immigrant families living either in the East End of Superior Wisconsin or in

  • Title: North of the Port: Stories
  • Author: Anthony Bukoski
  • ISBN: 9780870745218
  • Page: 458
  • Format: Hardcover
  • As in his earlier works, the dozen stories in Bukoski s fifth collection depict the joys and woes of the Polish American immigrant families living either in the East End of Superior, Wisconsin, or in south Louisiana, where some Poles migrated to work the cane fields Bukoski s lower middle class families are sustained by their neighborhood now in decline , by the Polish fAs in his earlier works, the dozen stories in Bukoski s fifth collection depict the joys and woes of the Polish American immigrant families living either in the East End of Superior, Wisconsin, or in south Louisiana, where some Poles migrated to work the cane fields Bukoski s lower middle class families are sustained by their neighborhood now in decline , by the Polish fraternal lodge, by their parochial school training, and, in some cases, by their abiding spiritual faith
    • Unlimited [Nonfiction Book] ✓ North of the Port: Stories - by Anthony Bukoski ✓
      458 Anthony Bukoski
    • thumbnail Title: Unlimited [Nonfiction Book] ✓ North of the Port: Stories - by Anthony Bukoski ✓
      Posted by:Anthony Bukoski
      Published :2019-02-27T00:51:05+00:00

    465 Comment

    • Deb says:

      Magical realism set in a real, gritty but much-loved port town of Superior, WI, which by the end of the book feels like the navel of the world. The author was born in Superior, is a graduate of UWS, and teaches there in the English department. Interesting, sometimes surreal stories, all involving Polish-Americans, most set in Superior, WI. I live in the Duluth-Superior area, and this made the book especially enjoyable for me, because the fictional stories are set in a real community, in a real p [...]

    • Sharon says:

      3.5 starsThe book consists of numerous short stories of life in small town Wisconsin. There is some humor in these short stories about Polish immigrants and Catholics on Lake Superior. If you don't have that connection, it would probably not be of great interest.

    • Mary says:

      Old world catholic, Polish community in Superior, WI.

    • Caroline says:

      A collection of short stories about the Polish community in Superior, WI

    • Monte says:

      Stories of Polish American immigrant families living in Superior Wisconsin

    Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *