The Best American Essays 2014

The Best American Essays 2014

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Compiles the best literary essays of the year 2013 which were originally published in American periodicals.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2014
ISBN: 9780544309906
Branch Call Number: 810.8 Best
Characteristics: xxviii, 233 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: A matter of life and death / Timothy Aubry
Strange beads / Wendy Brenner
The final day in Rome / John H. Culver
Letter from Williamsburg / Kristin Dombek
The man at the river / Dave Eggers
At sixty-five / Emily Fox Gordon
On enmity / Mary Gordon
Letter from Greenwich Village / Vivian Gornick
Slickheads / Lawrence Jackson
The devil's bait / Leslie Jamison
Thanksgiving in Mongolia / Ariel Levy
Dear friend, from my life I write to you in your life / Yiyun Li
Sliver of sky / Barry Lopez
Someone else / Chris Offutt
Joy / Zadie Smith
Little X / Elizabeth Tallent
The old man at Burning Man / Wells Tower
How to make a slave / Jerald Walker
On being introduced / Paul West
Becoming them / James Wood
Legend : Willem de Kooning / Baron Wormser


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