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ISBN: 0141019468 / ISBN-13: 9780141019468

Changing My Mind: Occasional Essays

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  • Changing My Mind: Occasional Essays (Penguin Books Ltd) – Paperback (2010)
    by Zadie Smith

    Changing My Mind: Occasional Essays

    Paperback, Penguin Books Ltd
    2010
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    ISBN: 0141019468
    ISBN-13: 9780141019468

    Changing My Mind is a collection of essays by Zadie Smith on literature, cinema, art - and everything in between. "A supremely good read. Smith writes about reading and writing with such infectious zeal and engaging accessibility that it makes you want to turn up at her house and demand tutoring". (Dazed and Confused). "Alarmingly good". (Metro). "Striding with open hearted zest and eloquence between fiction (from EM Forster to David Foster Wallace) and travel, movies and comedy, family and community in a self-portrait that ... Show more

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karenrath

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by karenrath on Jun 7, 2011

I checked this book out from the library because I enjoy Zadie Smith's writing, even though I'm not usually a fan of nonfiction. I found her insights about various books, movies, and her family thought-provoking and well thought out. Still, it was one sentence in the last essay about David Foster Wallace that made me decide that I had to own this book: "It was meant for readers of my generation, born under the star of four interlocking revolutions, undreamed of in James's philosophy: the ubiquity of television, the voraciousness of late capitalism, the triumph of therapeutic discourse, and philosophy's demotion into a branch of linguistics." With this sentence, she captured and wove together into one cohesive thought many of the issues that I've struggled with for decades. Just brilliant.

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