Author: John Jeremiah Sullivan
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448114330
Size: 59.77 MB
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John Jeremiah Sullivan takes us on a funhouse hall-of-mirrors ride through the other side of America - to the Ozarks for a Christian rock festival; to Florida to meet the straggling refugees of MTV's Real World; to Indiana to investigate ...

The Best American Essays 2014

Author: John Jeremiah Sullivan
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544309901
Size: 41.86 MB
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The Best American Essays 2014 includes Kristin Dombek, Dave Eggers, Leslie Jamison, Ariel Levy, Yiyun Li, Barry Lopez, Zadie Smith, Wells Tower, James Wood, and others. [INSERT AUTHOR PHOTO] John Jeremiah Sullivan, editor, is a contributing ...

Blood Horses

Author: John Jeremiah Sullivan
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448114365
Size: 64.53 MB
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The result is Blood Horses, a wise, humorous and often beautiful memoir exploring the relationship between man and horse and the relationship between a sportswriter’s son and his late father.

Magic Hours

Author: Tom Bissell
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0525433953
Size: 30.65 MB
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Originally published in magazines such as The Believer, The New Yorker, and Harper's, these essays represent ten years of Bissell's best writing on every aspect of creation—be it Iraq War documentaries or video-game character voices—and ...

Against Joie De Vivre

Publisher: University of Nevada Press
ISBN: 9780803222731
Size: 48.15 MB
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This collection maintains a conversational charm while taking the contemporary personal essay to a new level of complexity and candor.

Working The Room

Author: Geoff Dyer
ISBN: 9781782115113
Size: 78.43 MB
Format: PDF
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Alive with insight, wit and Dyer's characteristic irreverence, this collection of essays offers a guide around the cultural maze, mapping a route through the worlds of literature, art, photography and music.


Author: Charles D'Ambrosio
Publisher: Text Publishing
ISBN: 1925095533
Size: 38.72 MB
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' NPR 'This powerful collection highlights D'Ambrosio's ability to mine his personal history for painful truths about the frailty of family and the strange quest to understand oneself, and in turn, be understood.


Author: Michael Herr
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307814165
Size: 42.56 MB
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"The best book to have been written about the Vietnam War" (The New York Times Book Review); an instant classic straight from the front lines.


Author: Marcia Aldrich
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820350214
Size: 44.76 MB
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Waveform champions the diversity of women s approaches to the structure ofthe essay today a site of invention and innovation, with experiments in col-lage, fragments, segmentation, braids, triptychs, and diptychs."