The Empathy Exams

Author: Leslie Jamison
Publisher: Granta Books
ISBN: 1847088414
Size: 58.11 MB
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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 Empathy Exams

Author: Leslie Jamison
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ISBN: 9781847088420
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A powerful yet refreshing essay collection centred around themes of confession, illness, violence and sentimentality from an exciting new American talent.

The Empathy Exams

Author: Leslie Jamison
Publisher: Graywolf Press
ISBN: 1555970885
Size: 55.56 MB
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From personal loss to phantom diseases, The Empathy Exams is a bold and brilliant collection, winner of the Graywolf Press Nonfiction Prize A Publishers Weekly Top Ten Essay Collection of Spring 2014 Beginning with her experience as a ...

The Gin Closet

Author: Leslie Jamison
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781439157879
Size: 56.29 MB
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The Gin Closet marks the debut of a stunning new talent in fiction.

The Best American Essays 2017

Author: Leslie Jamison
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544817427
Size: 14.81 MB
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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.

Sunshine State

Author: Sarah Gerard
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062434888
Size: 21.22 MB
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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….

The Selfishness Of Others

Author: Kristin Dombek
Publisher: FSG Originals
ISBN: 0374712549
Size: 66.93 MB
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" In The Selfishness of Others, the essayist Kristin Dombek provides a clear-sighted account of how a rare clinical diagnosis became a fluid cultural phenomenon, a repository for our deepest fears about love, friendship, and family.

All The Lives I Want

Author: Alana Massey
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1455565873
Size: 26.46 MB
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These essays are personal without being confessional and clever in a way that invites readers into the joke.

How To Fall In Love With Anyone

Author: Mandy Len Catron
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501137468
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And she tells the story of how she decided to test a psychology experiment that she’d read about—where the goal was to create intimacy between strangers using a list of thirty-six questions—and ended up in the surreal situation of ...

The Unspeakable

Author: Meghan Daum
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 0374710066
Size: 42.61 MB
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"Daum is her generation's Joan Didion." —Nylon Nearly fifteen years after her debut collection, My Misspent Youth, captured the ambitions and anxieties of a generation, Meghan Daum returns to the personal essay with The Unspeakable, a ...