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The men in my life

Author: Vivian Gornick; Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2008.
Series: Boston review book.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Gornick on V. S. Naipaul, James Baldwin, George Gissing, Randall Jarrell, H. G. Wells, Loren Eiseley, Allen Ginsberg, Hayden Carruth, Saul Bellow, and Philip Roth and the intimate relationship  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Gornick, Vivian.
Men in my life.
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2008022927
(OCoLC)216938325
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Vivian Gornick; Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
ISBN: 9780262274104 0262274108 9781435662841 1435662849
OCLC Number: 245529356
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 194 pages).
Contents: George Gissing: A neurotic for our times --
H.G. Wells: The beginning of wisdom --
Loren Eiseley: Excavating the self --
Randall Jarrell: Reading to save his life --
Saul Bellow, Philip Roth, and the end of the Jew as metaphor --
Allen Ginsberg: America's holy fool --
Raymond Carver, Andre Dubus, Richard Ford: Tenderhearted men --
James Baldwin and V.S. Naipaul: America made the difference.
Series Title: Boston review book.
Responsibility: Vivian Gornick.
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"Gornick is a vigorous and sophisticated thinker... [ The Men in My Life] illustrates how magnificent the literary yield of human frailty can be... [An] excellent collection." Anne Garner Library Read more...

 
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