WorldCat Identities

Hannah, Barry

Works: 109 works in 285 publications in 3 languages and 9,073 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Tennis stories  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Short stories  Western stories  Fictional autobiographies  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3558.A476, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Barry Hannah
Yonder stands your orphan by Barry Hannah( Book )

25 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and German and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man Mortimer, "a pimp and casino playboy who resembles dead country singer Conway Twitty", seeks revenge against a small Mississippi community
Geronimo Rex by Barry Hannah( Book )

21 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Monroe leaves his Louisiana hometown to travel around the South of the 1950s and 60s
High lonesome by Barry Hannah( Book )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and French and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen stories set in the South. The story, Uncle High Lonesome, is on a boy's mixed feelings towards an uncle he admires as a hunter, but despises as a racist, while Get Some Young is on a marriage which is transformed by a meeting with a stranger
The tennis handsome by Barry Hannah( Book )

12 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hey Jack! by Barry Hannah( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and French and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Maximus : stories by Barry Hannah( Book )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Never die by Barry Hannah( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boomerang by Barry Hannah( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nightwatchmen by Barry Hannah( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Men without ties by Gianni Versace( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Versace approach to masculine elegance. Along with fashion photography, this lush volume captures some of Versace's best-known clients - Jeremy Irons, Sting, Sylvester Stallone, Mickey Rourke, Jeff Bridges, K.D. Lang - in his clothes
Boomerang ; Never die : two novels by Barry Hannah( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pleasure of influence : conversations with American male fiction writers by Rob Trucks( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this collection of interviews, eleven of the most important American male fiction writers of our time - Pulitzer Prize winner Robert Olen Butler, National Book Award winner Charles Johnson, National Book Award nominees Thom Jones, Barry Hannah, and Stephen Dixon, as well as Russell Banks, Rick Moody, Chris Offutt, Stewart O'Nan, Steve Erickson, and Gordon Lish - candidly discuss the origin, process, and achievement of their own fiction. All of the writers in this collection are working with personal truths, particular to their experience, yet they operate within a defined referential tradition. The material is unmistakably their own, the way they tell the story is their own, but they are always mindful of the world that preceded them."--Jacket
Conversations with Barry Hannah by Barry Hannah( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Between 1972 and 2001, Barry Hannah (1942-2010) published eight novels and four collections of short stories. A master of short fiction, Hannah is considered by many to be one of the most important writers of modern American literature. His writing is often praised more for its unflinching use of language, rich metaphors, and tragically damaged characters than for plot. "I am doomed to be a more lengthy fragmentist," he once claimed. "In my thoughts, I don't ever come on to plot in a straightforward way." Conversations with Barry Hannah collects interviews published between 1980 and 2010. Within them Hannah engages interviewers in discussions on war and violence, masculinity, religious faith, abandoned and unfinished writing projects, the modern South and his time spent away from it, the South's obsession with defeat, the value of teaching writing, and post-Faulknerian literature. Despite his rejection of the label "southern writer," Hannah's work has often been compared to that of fellow Mississippian William Faulkner, particularly for each author's use of dark humor and the Southern Gothic tradition in their work. Notwithstanding these comparisons, Hannah's voice is distinctly and undeniably his own, a linguistic tour de force"--
Power and light : a novella for the screen from an idea by Robert Altman by Barry Hannah( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Operation homecoming writing the wartime experience( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two stories by Barry Hannah( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mann ohne Krawatte by Gianni Versace( Book )

5 editions published in 1995 in German and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mississippi : power of place( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mississippi has always been known for its rich literary and musical heritage even though it also has the highest illiteracy rate of any state. It's been the home of William Faulkner, Eudora Welty, Tennessee Williams, and Muddy Waters. Today, a new generation of artists is emerging from this place that some say embodies the best of American culture, despite poverty and social ills. Through the artists profiled in this film, Barry Hannah (writer), David Malone (blues musician), Lewis Nordan (writer), Donna Tartt (writer) and Morgan Freeman (actor), we see how the spirit of place inspires their creativity
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Yonder stands your orphan
Alternative Names
Barry Hannah Amerikaans auteur (1942-2010)

Barry Hannah US-amerikanischer Literaturwissenschaftler und Schriftsteller

Hannah, Howard Barry

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English (146)

German (7)

French (6)

Geronimo RexHigh lonesomeThe tennis handsomeBoomerangMen without tiesBoomerang ; Never die : two novelsThe pleasure of influence : conversations with American male fiction writers