The Empathy Exams

Author: Leslie Jamison
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781847088420
Size: 77.61 MB
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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: Granta Books
ISBN: 1847088414
Size: 14.82 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
Publisher: Graywolf Press
ISBN: 1555970885
Size: 76.52 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: 53.46 MB
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The Gin Closet marks the debut of a stunning new talent in fiction.

The Recovering

Author: Leslie Jamison
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0316259624
Size: 42.89 MB
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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.

The Best American Essays 2017

Author: Leslie Jamison
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544817338
Size: 59.19 MB
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Presents an anthology of the best literary essays published in the past year, selected from American periodicals.

All The Lives I Want

Author: Alana Massey
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1455565873
Size: 21.96 MB
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These essays are personal without being confessional and clever in a way that invites readers into the joke.

Land Of Enchantment

Author: Leigh Stein
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101982675
Size: 31.39 MB
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Land of Enchantment lyrically explores the heartbreaking complexity of why the person hurting you the most can be impossible to leave.

Demon Camp

Author: Jennifer Percy
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451662084
Size: 46.98 MB
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With “beautiful, lucid” (Los Angeles Times) lyricism, Demon Camp is the riveting true story of a veteran with PTSD and an exploration of the battles soldiers face after the war is over.

Will Not Attend

Author: Adam Resnick
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0147516218
Size: 71.77 MB
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Adam Resnick, an Emmy Award-winning writer for NBC's "Late Night with David Letterman", has spent his entire life trying to avoid interaction with people.