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In the tradition of essayists like Montaigne and Emerson, Gerald Stern reflects with wit, pathos, rage, and tenderness on 85 years of life. In 70 short, intermingling essays Stern moves nimbly between the past and the present, the personal and the philosophical. Creating the immediacy of dailiness, he writes with entertaining engagement about what he's reading, be it Spinoza, Maimonides, John Cage, Etheridge Knight, James Schuyler, or Lucille Clifton, and then he seamlessly turns to memories of his student years in Europe ...

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Stealing History 2012, Trinity University Press

ISBN-13: 9781595341143

Hardcover

Stealing History 2012, Trinity University Press, San Antonio

ISBN-13: 9781595341419

Trade paperback