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Listening : interviews, 1970-1989

Jonathan Cott (Author)
"Featuring luminaries such as Chinua Achebe and Lou Reed, from Bob Dylan to Dr. Seuss, from Carl Sagan to Elizabeth Taylor, the conversations in Listening brim with fun cultural trivia, astute psychological observations, and the rare candid look at larger than life personalities. This mosaic is the culmination of a life's work and will be beloved by casual and serious readers alike"-- Provided by publisher
Print Book, English, 2020
University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, 2020
xvi, 351 pages ; 25 cm
9781517909017, 9781517907617, 1517909015, 1517907616
Chinua Achebe: At the Crossroads
George Balanchine: Dancing with Mr. B
J. G. Ballard: Halos of Light
Ray Davies: Afternoon Tea on Hampstead Heath
Bob Dylan: Behind the Mask
Oriana Fallaci: The Art of Unclothing an Emperor
Federico Fellini: The Language of Dreams
Theodor Geisel: The Good Dr. Seuss
Richard Gere: Face-to-Face
Stéphane Grappelli: The Prince of Violins
Werner Herzog: Signs of Life
Mick Jagger: Some Girls
John Lennon: December 5, 1980
Astrid Lindgren: The Happy Childhoods of Pippi Longstocking
Henry Miller: Reflections of a Cosmic Tourist
Lou Reed: A New York State of Mind
Oliver Sacks: The Neurology of the Soul
Carl Sagan: Taking On the Cosmos
Sam Shepard: Lies of the Mind
Elizabeth Taylor: Passion
Studs Terkel: Nothing But Listen
Marie-Louise von Franz: Forever Jung