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Creationists : selected essays, 1993-2006

Author: E L Doctorow
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st. edView all editions and formats
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In a new collection of essays, the author offers a series of reflections on the nature of imagination and creativity, looking at diverse forms of creative endeavor--from the literary and scientific to the comic and cosmic--as well as on his own creative process in his writings.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Doctorow, E.L., 1931-
Creationists.
New York : Random House, ©2006
(OCoLC)607769683
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: E L Doctorow
ISBN: 1400064953 9781400064953
OCLC Number: 71303086
Description: xiii, 176 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Genesis --
E.A. Poe --
Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom --
Composing Moby-Dick: what might have happened --
Sam Clemens's two boys --
Sinclair Lewis's Arrowsmith --
Fitzgerald's Crack-up --
Malraux, Hemingway, and the Spanish Civil War --
Dos Passos: U.S.A. --
Harpo --
Heinrich von Kleist --
Arthur Miller --
Franz Kafka's Amerika --
W.G. Sebald --
Einstein: seeing the unseen --
The Bomb.
Responsibility: E.L. Doctorow.
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In a new collection of essays, the author offers a series of reflections on the nature of imagination and creativity, looking at diverse forms of creative endeavor--from the literary and scientific to the comic and cosmic--as well as on his own creative process in his writings.

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