We Are the Living

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We Are the Living
First edition
AuthorErskine Caldwell
Published1933 (1933)
PublisherViking Press

We Are the Living is a 1933 collection of short stories by Erskine Caldwell, comprising some of this writer's earlier works.


The stories are of different characters, some obviously intended as humorous or satirical while others are lyrical, romantic and/or tragic. Most of them are laid against the background of the lives of ordinary people in the contemporary US South, the social milieu most familiar to the author - some being specifically located in his home state of Georgia.


The stories in the book include:

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