The Art Of The Personal Essay

Author: Phillip Lopate
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 038542339X
Size: 57.49 MB
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Bringing together many great reflections on the human condition and the peculiarities of daily life, a unique collection of more than seventy-five essays ranges from classical predecessors of the genre up to today's finest writers. Reprint.

To Show And To Tell

Author: Phillip Lopate
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451696337
Size: 56.75 MB
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Distinguished author Phillip Lopate, editor of the celebrated anthology The Art of the Personal Essay, is universally acclaimed as “one of our best personal essayists” (Dallas Morning News).

Getting Personal

Author: Phillip Lopate
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780465041732
Size: 64.70 MB
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A collection of essays, poems, and prose traces the author's career and life and is organized under six sections including "Childhood," "Youth," "Early Marriage and Bachelorhood," "Teaching and Work," "Fiction," "Politics, Religion, Movies, ...

Book Of Days

Author: Emily Fox Gordon
Publisher: Spiegel & Grau
ISBN: 0679604014
Size: 72.71 MB
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From the Trade Paperback edition.

Crafting The Personal Essay

Author: Dinty W. Moore
Publisher: Writer's Digest Books
ISBN: 1599632012
Size: 24.67 MB
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Crafting the Personal Essay is designed to help you explore the flexibility and power of the personal essay in your own writing.

Against Joie De Vivre

Author: Phillip Lopate
Publisher: University of Nevada Press
ISBN: 9780803222731
Size: 32.79 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.

Portrait Inside My Head

Author: Phillip Lopate
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451696310
Size: 44.23 MB
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In this stunning new collection of personal essays, distinguished author Phillip Lopate weaves together the colorful threads of a life well lived and brings us on an invigorating and thoughtful journey through memory, culture, parenthood, ...

The Next American Essay

Author: John D'Agata
Publisher: Graywolf Press
ISBN: 9781555973759
Size: 34.95 MB
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These essays are unrestrained, elusive, explosive, mysterious—a personal lingual playground. They encompass and illuminate culture, myth, history, romance, and sex.

Tracing The Essay

Author: George Douglas Atkins
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 9780820327877
Size: 75.57 MB
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The essay, as a notably hard form of writing to pin down, has inspired some unflattering descriptions: It is a “greased pig,” for example, or a “pair of baggy pants into which nearly anything and everything can fit.” In Tracing the ...