Portrait of My Body - Lopate, Phillip

In 13 essays, Lopate explores the resources and limits of the self, its many disguises, excuses, and unmaskings, with his characteristic wry humor and insight. Lopate wrestles with finding the proper balance between detachment and empathy, doubt and conviction. He celebrates his love of film and city life, and reflects on his religious identity as ...

Portrait of My Body 1997, Anchor Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780385483773

Trade paperback

Portrait of My Body 1996, Doubleday Books

ISBN-13: 9780385477109

Anchor Books edition