The Resource Listening to the page: : adventures in reading and writing, Alan Cheuse, (ebook)

Listening to the page: : adventures in reading and writing, Alan Cheuse, (ebook)

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Listening to the page: : adventures in reading and writing
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Listening to the page:
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adventures in reading and writing
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Alan Cheuse
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eng
Summary
When he sold his first short story to The New Yorker in 1979, Alan Cheuse was hardly new to the literary world. He had studied at Rutgers under John Ciardi, worked at the Breadloaf Writing Workshops with Robert Frost and Ralph Ellison, written hundreds of reviews for Kirkus Reviews, and taught alongside John Gardner and Bernard Malamud at Bennington College for nearly a decade. Soon after the New Yorker story appeared, Cheuse wrote a freelance magazine piece about a new, publicly funded broadcast network called National Public Radio, and a relationship of reviewer and radio was born. In Listening to the Page, Alan Cheuse takes a look back at some of the thousands of books he has read, reviewed, and loved, offering retrospective pieces on modern American literary figures such as Hemingway, Thomas Wolfe, Bernard Malamud, and John Steinbeck, as well as contemporary writers like Elizabeth Tallent and Vassily Aksyonov. Other essays explore landscape in All the Pretty Horses, the career of James Agee, Mario Vargas Llosa and naturalism, and the life and work of Robert Penn Warren
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Midwest
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Cheuse, Alan
Dewey number
809/.04
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Literature, Modern
  • Literature, Modern
  • Books and reading
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adult
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Listening to the page: : adventures in reading and writing, Alan Cheuse, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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9780231504461
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11859966
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remote
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11859966
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MWT11859966
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Listening to the page: : adventures in reading and writing, Alan Cheuse, (ebook)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780231504461
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11859966
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11859966
System control number
MWT11859966
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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