The Reenactments A Memoir

Author: Nick Flynn
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393344355
Size: 49.85 MB
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The author of The Ticking Is the Bomb recounts the making of the film adaptation of his award-winning memoir, Another Bullshit Night in Suck City, during which he surreally experienced the recreations of central events in his life by A-list ...

The Reenactments A Memoir

Author: Nick Flynn
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393344649
Size: 22.32 MB
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Flynn tells the story of Robert De Niro's first meeting with his real father in Boston and of watching Julianne Moore attempt to throw herself into the sea.

A Field Guide For Immersion Writing

Author: Robin Hemley
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820343730
Size: 69.97 MB
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Using the work of such authors as Barbara Ehrenreich, Hunter S. Thompson, Ted Conover, A. J. Jacobs, Nellie Bly, Julio Cortazar, and James Agee, Hemley examines these three major types of immersion writing and further identifies the ...

Living History

Author: Hillary Rodham Clinton
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780743222259
Size: 35.39 MB
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The author chronicles her eight years as First Lady of the United States, looking back on her husband's two administrations, the challenges she faced during the period, the impeachment crisis, and her own political work.

Afterglow

Author: Eileen Myles
Publisher: Atlantic Books
ISBN: 1611859433
Size: 16.49 MB
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Moving from an imaginary talk show where Rosie is interviewed by Myles's childhood puppet, to a critical reenactment of the night Rosie mated with another pit bull; from shimmering poetic transcriptions of video footage taken during their ...

Man Of War

Author: Charlie Schroeder
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0142196800
Size: 77.75 MB
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Traces the author's visits to reenactment sites throughout America where the author has participated in stagings of famous military battles, explaining the motivations behind such activities and the ways in which active participation taught ...

Wait Till Next Year

Author: Doris Kearns Goodwin
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439188580
Size: 49.71 MB
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We meet the people who most influenced Goodwin’s early life: her mother, who taught her the joy of books but whose debilitating illness left her housebound: and her father, who taught her the joy of baseball and to root for the Dodgers of ...

Playing With Dynamite

Author: Sharon Harrigan
Publisher: Truman State University Press
ISBN: 1612482112
Size: 47.18 MB
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Sharon Harrigan’s father was larger than life, a brilliant but troubled man who blew off his hand with dynamite before she was born and died in a mysterious and bizarre accident when she was seven. The story of his death never made sense.

After Visiting Friends

Author: Michael Hainey
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 145167662X
Size: 34.14 MB
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This haunting story of a son’s quest to understand the mystery of his father’s death is “searing and unforgettable…memoir writing at its best” (San Francisco Chronicle)—a “powerfully affecting” (O, The Oprah Magazine) ...