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The traveling feast : on the road and at the table with my heroes

Author: Rick Bass
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A transformative journey written in gratitude to the author's mentors describes his midlife attempt to recapture the passions of his youth, an effort marked by encounters with famous contemporaries and a variety of colorful mishaps.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Travel writing
Biography
Named Person: Rick Bass; Rick Bass; Rick Bass
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rick Bass
ISBN: 9780316381239 0316381233
OCLC Number: 1037096414
Description: viii, 277 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Peter Matthiessen, RIP --
Amy Hempel, good witch of Manhattan --
Gordon Lish, captain fiction --
Denis Johnson, a long time clean --
Doug Peacock, Hayduke still lives --
David Sedaris, trash collector extraordinaire --
John Berger, old man of the mountains --
Gary Snyder and the road to Kitkitdizze --
Russell Chatham, the painter, recently hospitalized, emerges from seven-figure debt and alcoholism, ready to paint --
Barry Lopez, carnivore for a night --
Tom McFuane, AKA captain berserko, burning down the house --
Lorrie Moore, fairy godmother : the road to the corn palace; or, The trail of ears --
The road home --
Joyce Carol Oates, Badass --
Terry Tempest Williams, red-rock solid --
Mississippi ghosts.
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