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The Resource Middlesex, Jeffrey Eugenides

Middlesex, Jeffrey Eugenides

Label
Middlesex
Title
Middlesex
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey Eugenides
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Calliope's friendship with a classmate and her sense of identity are compromised by the adolescent discovery that she is a hermaphrodite, a situation with roots in her grandparent's desperate struggle for survival in the 1920s
Summary
Calliope's friendship with a classmate and her sense of identity are compromised by the adolescent discovery that she is a hermaphrodite, a situation with roots in her grandparent's desperate struggle for survival in the 1920s
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Great Lakes Book Awards, Fiction category, 2003.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2002.
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2003.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
069298
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eugenides, Jeffrey
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
830
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
5.8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Greek Americans
  • Gender identity
  • Intersexuality
  • Teenagers
  • Bildungsromans
  • Domestic fiction
  • Domestic fiction
  • Grosse Pointe (Mich.)
  • Detroit (Mich.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Middlesex, Jeffrey Eugenides
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book one: The silver spoon -- Matchmaking -- An immodest proposal -- The silk road -- Book two: Henry Ford's English-language melting pot -- Minotaurs -- Marriage on ice -- Tricknology -- Clarinet serenade -- News of the world -- Ex ovo omnia -- Book three: Home movies -- Opa! -- Middlesex -- The Mediterranean diet -- The wolverette -- Waxing lyrical -- The obscure object -- Tiresias in love -- Flesh and blood -- The gun on the wall -- Book four: The oracular vulva -- Looking myself up in Webster's -- Go West, young man -- Gender dysphoria in San Francisco -- Hermaphroditus -- Air-ride -- The last stop
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 529 pages
Isbn
9780374199692
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002019921
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm48951262
  • (OCoLC)48951262
  • (OCoLC)60882
  • 283990
Label
Middlesex, Jeffrey Eugenides
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book one: The silver spoon -- Matchmaking -- An immodest proposal -- The silk road -- Book two: Henry Ford's English-language melting pot -- Minotaurs -- Marriage on ice -- Tricknology -- Clarinet serenade -- News of the world -- Ex ovo omnia -- Book three: Home movies -- Opa! -- Middlesex -- The Mediterranean diet -- The wolverette -- Waxing lyrical -- The obscure object -- Tiresias in love -- Flesh and blood -- The gun on the wall -- Book four: The oracular vulva -- Looking myself up in Webster's -- Go West, young man -- Gender dysphoria in San Francisco -- Hermaphroditus -- Air-ride -- The last stop
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 529 pages
Isbn
9780374199692
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002019921
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm48951262
  • (OCoLC)48951262
  • (OCoLC)60882
  • 283990

Library Locations

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      3000 Macon Road, Columbus , GA, 31906, US
      32.4772 -84.9441
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