Only a Voice: Essays

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Price
$29.95  $27.85
Publisher
Verso
Publish Date
Pages
304
Dimensions
6.3 X 9.3 X 1.1 inches | 1.1 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781804292006

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About the Author

George Scialabba is an award-winning critic and essayist whose writing has appeared in the Nation, Dissent, Bookforum, Raritan, n+1, and the Boston Review, among many others. He is a contributing editor of The Baffler and the author of five previous essay collections and a memoir, How to Be Depressed.

Reviews

"This bracing compendium by essayist Scialabba (How to Be Depressed) brings together meditations on novelist Wendell Berry, Austrian philosopher Ivan Illich, Italian poet and filmmaker Pier Paolo Pasolini, and other major figures of the 'antimodernist left, '....The erudite sketches of iconoclastic thinkers highlight the heterogeneity of leftist thought, and Scialabba has a knack for teasing out the provocative implications of his subjects' ideas. This stimulates."
--Publishers Weekly