Getting Personal: Selected Essays (Revised)

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Price
$28.74
Publisher
Basic Books
Publish Date
Pages
416
Dimensions
6.0 X 8.9 X 1.3 inches | 1.35 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780465041749
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About the Author
Currently the John Cranford Adams Chair of the English Department at Hofstra University, Phillip Lopate is the author of five works of nonfiction, two novels, and two books of poems, as well as serving as editor of the bestselling collections Writing New York and The Art of the Personal Essay. The recipient of two Guggenheim and National Endowment for the Arts grants, he lives in Brooklyn with his wife and daughter.
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"Lopate's frank and nervy essays are as vivid in their characters, story lines, and emotional intensity as fiction, but because they are, instead, idiosyncratic inquiries into the mysteries of real-life conundrums, they offer a gratifying intimacy."