Forever Fat: Essays by the Godfather


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Dubbed-some would say drubbed-the "godfather behind creative nonfiction" by Vanity Fair, Lee Gutkind takes the opportunity of these essays, and the rich material of his own life, to define, defend, and further expand the genre he has done so much to shape. The result is an explosive and hilarious memoir of Gutkind's colorful life as a motorcyclist, a medical insider, a sailor, a college professor, an over-aged insecure father, and a literary whipping boy. In Forever Fat Gutkind battles his weight, his ex-wives, his father, ...

Forever Fat: Essays by the Godfather 2010, Bison Books

ISBN-13: 9780803233584

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Forever Fat: Essays by the Godfather 2003, University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln, NE

ISBN-13: 9780803221949