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In praise of what persists

Author: Stephen Berg
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, [1983] ©1983
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
In praise of what persists.
New York : Harper & Row, ©1983
(OCoLC)561289622
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Berg
ISBN: 0060149213 9780060149215
OCLC Number: 8762745
Description: xi, 289 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: A love affair with the lingo / Max Apple --
The faith / David Bradley --
You talk like you got books in your jaws / Wesley Brown --
The formal idea of jazz / Hayden Carruth --
Fires / Raymond Carver --
The Bible and the Puritans / Robert Coles --
The last Quixote / Robert Coover --
In praise of what persists / George Dennison --
El Salvador : an Aide-memoire / Carolyn Forche --
My father's love letters / Tess Gallagher --
Cartoons / John Gardner --
Dark landscapes / John Hawkes --
On becoming a writer / Edward Hoagland --
The anxious fields of play / Richard Hugo --
The Chinese girl / Leonard Michaels --
The lesson of the Master / Cynthia Ozick --
A conversation with my father / Grace Paley --
For Ernest Hemingway / Reynolds Price --
An honest tub / Dave Smith --
A few good voices in your head / Ted Solotaroff --
Genetic coding / Gilbert Sorrentino --
Some secrets / Gerald Stern --
Beginnings / C.K. Williams --
A voice speaking to no one / Paul Zweig.
Responsibility: Stephen Berg, editor.

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