Fiction. Christopher Parish, a former high school history teacher, confronts the Balkanization of his once settled life. As he works to created a Serb-Croatian-Slovene historical atlas for an online site his personal life begins to resemble the the constantly redrawn Balkan boundaries.
Jonathan Strong's Tike and Other Stories was published in 1969, his senior year at Harvard. Since then he has published fourteen novels while teaching at Harvard, Bread Loaf and at Tufts University. QUIT THE RACE is set in his native Illinois.Author City: ROCKPORT, MA USA