The Empathy Exams

Author: Leslie Jamison
Publisher: Granta Books
ISBN: 1847088414
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The subjects of this stylish and audacious collection of essays range from an assault in Nicaragua to a Morgellons meeting; from Frida Kahlo's plaster casts to a gangland tour of LA. Jamison is interested in how we tell stories about injury ...

The Best American Essays 2017

Author: Leslie Jamison
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544817427
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"Jamison has done an exceptional job curating this volume, selecting essayists who are diverse in ideas and experiences, and essays that are challenging, passionate, sobering, and clever.

Against Empathy

Author: Paul Bloom
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473511380
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“I didn't need him to be” Leslie Jamison, The Empathy Exams: Essays (New York:
Macmillan, 2014), 17. “Still, in most of the interactions” Montross, “Forum: Against
Empathy.” “I appreciated the care” Leslie Jamison, “Forum: Against Empathy,”
Boston Review, August 2014,
leslie-jamison-response-against-empathy-leslie-jamison. “transformative
experiences” Laurie Ann Paul, Transformative Experience (New York: Oxford
University ...

Sunshine State

Author: Sarah Gerard
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062434888
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The first essay is a knockout, a lurid red heart wrapped in barbed wire.... This essay draws blood.” — Dwight Garner, New York Times "Unflinchingly candid memoir bolstered by thoughtfully researched history….

All The Lives I Want

Author: Alana Massey
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1455565873
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These essays are personal without being confessional and clever in a way that invites readers into the joke.

The Recovering

Author: Leslie Jamison
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0316259624
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Leslie Jamison deftly excavates the stories we tell about addiction--both her own and others'--and examines what we want these stories to do and what happens when they fail us.

Author: Jerome David Salinger
ISBN: 9786119007604
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Such Mean Estate

Author: Leslie Jamison
Publisher: Power House Books
ISBN: 9781576877364
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The films cited in this body of work are about the cataclysmic destruction caused by human interference or negligence.