Subject: Literary Collections / Essays

Subject: Literary Collections / Essays

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A View From The Divide

|9780822956853|Creative Nonfiction on Health and Science| In the tradition of Lewis Thomas, Stephen J. Gould, and Oliver Sachs, this special double issue of Creative Nonfiction, the only exclusively nonfiction literary journal, demonstrates the many ways in which aspects of the scientific world&mdash;from biology, medicine, physics, and astronomy&mdash;can be captured and dramatized for a humanities-oriented readership.Edited and introduced by the award-winning author of Many Sleepless Nights , An Unspoken Art</I>, and A View from the Divide includes a diverse range of voices, from poets to immunologists and physicists, from established writers to up-and-coming new talent. | Lee Gutkind|| Literary Collections /…

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Lessons In Persuasion

|9780822957157|Creative Nonfiction/Pittsburgh Connections|Pittsburgh has always been&mdash;despite its industrial reputation&mdash;a great city in which to be a writer. Its active, close-knit writing community has seen the rise of several luminaries with Pittsburgh connections, such as Annie Dillard and Stewart O’Nan, and the caliber of Pittsburgh’s writing community today is better than ever. Lee Gutkind has assembled a reunion of sorts with writers from across the nation, as well as the up-and-coming stars on the local scene&mdash;each of whom has a Pittsburgh connection. Many grew up in the region, others attended college here: all of them have an association with the city….

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