Delaware & Raritan. 1850

Wagner, Erica. 2020. Delaware & Raritan. 1850. 'Blackbird', Virginia Commonwealth University Department of English and New Virginia Review, Inc., Richmond, Virginia. [Other]

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A short story, part of a planned longer work of linked stories, based on the life of Washington Roebling, chief engineer of the Brooklyn Bridge: subject of my 2017 biography, "Chief Engineer". "Delaware & Raritan" examines aspects of Roebling's childhood in fiction.

Published in Blackbird (ISSN 1540-3068).

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English and Comparative Literature


May 2020

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09 Oct 2019 15:01

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