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
Member of
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.
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2003
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069298
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eugenides, Jeffrey
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3555.U4
LC item number
M53 2002
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830
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Oprah's book club
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Greek Americans
  • Grosse Pointe (Mich.)
  • Detroit (Mich.)
  • Gender identity
  • Intersexuality
  • Teenagers
  • Domestic fiction
  • City and town life
  • Domestic fiction
  • Gender identity
  • Greek Americans
  • Intersexuality
  • Teenagers
  • Michigan
  • Michigan
Target audience
adult
Label
Middlesex, Jeffrey Eugenides
Link
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
Control code
ocm48951262
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 529 pages
Isbn
9780312422158
Lccn
2002019921
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)48951262
Label
Middlesex, Jeffrey Eugenides
Link
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
Control code
ocm48951262
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 529 pages
Isbn
9780312422158
Lccn
2002019921
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)48951262

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