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Resident Aliens

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Resident AliensIn Beth Porter’s Resident Aliens, we get a novella, four poems and three short stories all focusing on the darker sides of post-war/post-depression era of New York through characters whose lives reflect it’s less glamorous neighborhoods.

Resident Aliens by Beth Porter is actually a collection of writings. On the menu is a novella, four poems and three short stories, all focusing on New York in the 60s. Before I discuss the various elements of this book, there is a small warning – nothing included here is for the faint of heart. These are gritty tales, darkly atmospheric with glimpses into the city’s stark realities.


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