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The salvation of Yasch Siemens

Armin Wiebe

The salvation of Yasch Siemens

by Armin Wiebe

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Published by Turnstone Press in Winnipeg, Man., Canada .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementArmin Wiebe.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.W465 S3 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination176 p. ;
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2928646M
ISBN 100888010842
LC Control Number84163817

salvation is the result of the work of God for the individual, rather than the work of the individual for God, or even the work of the individual for himself. Eventually the one who is saved by the power of God may, after that divine work is accomplished, do "good works" for God; for salvation is said to be. "The Salvation of Yasch Siemens originally was meant to be a collection of short stories," Wiebe says during an interview this week. "They were linked, but I had never thought of them as a novel.

These books, listed in chronological order, all received more than five votes by visitors to the MWG 30th Anniversary Symposium on Manitoba Writing website. For a more updated list, we request that you suggest titles by email to [email protected]   “Do you own ‘The Salvation of Yasch Siemens’?” Yes, more than a few copies. Who doesn’t? “We’re going to Chicken Chef tonight. Your parents will pick you up at pm.” This one is self-explanatory. Oh, and yes, Mennonites like to be in and out of a restaurant by quarter after five.

Armin taught in the Creative Communications program at Red River College from - His novel The Salvation of Yasch Siemens celebrated 35 years in print in and was shortlisted for Manitoba Reads His stage play, The Moonlight Sonata of Beethoven Blatz, premiered on April 7, at Theatre Projects Manitoba. The book won both the McNally Robinson Book of the Year Award and the Margaret Laurence Award for Fiction in Wiebe holds degrees from the University of Manitoba and the University of Winnipeg and taught creative writing at Red River College in Winnipeg, Manitoba for twelve years. Bibliography. The Salvation of Yasch Siemens ().


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