skip to content
Burn this book : PEN writers speak out on the power of the word Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Burn this book : PEN writers speak out on the power of the word

Author: Toni Morrison; PEN (Organization)
Publisher: Pymble, NSW ; New York, NY : HarperCollins e-books, [2009]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Published in conjunction with the PEN American Center, Burn This Book is a powerful collection of essays that explore the meaning of censorship and the power of literature to inform the way we see  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Burn this book.
Pymble, NSW ; New York, NY : HarperCollins e-books, [2009]
(OCoLC)777624693
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Toni Morrison; PEN (Organization)
ISBN: 9780061878794 0061878790 9780061878817 0061878812 9780061878831 0061878839
OCLC Number: 433534927
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Peril / Toni Morrison --
Why write? / John Updike --
Writing in the dark / David Grossman --
Out from under the cloud of unknowing / Francine Prose --
The man, the men at the station / Pico Iyer --
Notes on literature and engagement / Russell Banks --
Talking to strangers / Paul Auster --
Freedom to write / Orhan Pamuk --
Notes on writing and the nation / Salman Rushdie --
The sudden sharp memory / Ed Park --
Witness: the inward testimony / Nadine Gordimer.
Responsibility: edited by Toni Morrison.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/433534927> # Burn this book : PEN writers speak out on the power of the word
    a schema:Book, schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "433534927" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801240543#Place/pymble_nsw> ; # Pymble, NSW
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801240543#Place/new_york_ny> ; # New York, NY
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/xna> ;
   rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/0293-1/{AA26D62D-6CBE-4242-9EDE-F6274BC173D1}Img100.jpg'" ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/822442> ; # Authorship
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801240543#Topic/language_arts_&_disciplines_rhetoric> ; # LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES--Rhetoric
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/808.8/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/934044> ; # Freedom of speech
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/915437> ; # Essays
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/850568> ; # Censorship
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801240543#Topic/language_arts_&_disciplines_composition_&_creative_writing> ; # LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES--Composition & Creative Writing
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1000096> ; # Literature and society
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/Z657> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801240543#Topic/reference_writing_skills> ; # REFERENCE--Writing Skills
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/157902104> ; # PEN (Organization)
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/109406177> ; # Toni Morrison
   schema:datePublished "2009" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/801240543> ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/777624693> ;
   schema:name "Burn this book : PEN writers speak out on the power of the word"@en ;
   schema:productID "433534927" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/433534927#PublicationEvent/pymble_nsw_new_york_ny_harpercollins_e_books_2009> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801240543#Agent/harpercollins_e_books> ; # HarperCollins e-books
   schema:url <https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=AA26D62D-6CBE-4242-9EDE-F6274BC173D1&.epub-sample.overdrive.com> ;
   schema:url <http://excerpts.cdn.overdrive.com/FormatType-410/0293-1/AA2/6D6/2D/BurnThisBook9780061878794.epub> ;
   schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=277345> ;
   schema:url "http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/0293-1/{AA26D62D-6CBE-4242-9EDE-F6274BC173D1}Img100.jpg" ;
   schema:url <https://nls.ldls.org.uk/welcome.html?ark:/81055/vdc_100053454183.0x000001> ;
   schema:url <https://www.overdrive.com/search?q=AA26D62D-6CBE-4242-9EDE-F6274BC173D1> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780061878831> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780061878817> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780061878794> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/433534927> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801240543#Agent/harpercollins_e_books> # HarperCollins e-books
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "HarperCollins e-books" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801240543#Topic/language_arts_&_disciplines_composition_&_creative_writing> # LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES--Composition & Creative Writing
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES--Composition & Creative Writing"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801240543#Topic/language_arts_&_disciplines_rhetoric> # LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES--Rhetoric
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES--Rhetoric"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801240543#Topic/reference_writing_skills> # REFERENCE--Writing Skills
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "REFERENCE--Writing Skills"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1000096> # Literature and society
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Literature and society"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/822442> # Authorship
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Authorship"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/850568> # Censorship
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Censorship"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/915437> # Essays
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Essays"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/934044> # Freedom of speech
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Freedom of speech"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/109406177> # Toni Morrison
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Morrison" ;
   schema:givenName "Toni" ;
   schema:name "Toni Morrison" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/157902104> # PEN (Organization)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "PEN (Organization)" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780061878794>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0061878790" ;
   schema:isbn "9780061878794" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780061878817>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0061878812" ;
   schema:isbn "9780061878817" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780061878831>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0061878839" ;
   schema:isbn "9780061878831" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/777624693>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Burn this book." ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/433534927> ; # Burn this book : PEN writers speak out on the power of the word
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.