The Resource Now go out there (and get curious), Mary Karr., (ebook)

Now go out there (and get curious), Mary Karr., (ebook)

Label
Now go out there (and get curious)
Title
Now go out there (and get curious)
Statement of responsibility
Mary Karr.
Title variation
Now go out there
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A celebration of curiosity, compassion, and the surprising power of fear, based on the New York Times bestselling author and renowned professor's 2015 commencement address at Syracuse University. "Being smart and rich are lucky, but being curious & compassionate will save your ass." Every year there are one or two commencement speeches that strike a chord with audiences far greater than the student bodies for which they are intended. In 2015 Mary Karr's speech to the graduating class of Syracuse University caught fire, hailed across the Internet as one of the most memorable in recent years, and lighting up the Twittersphere. In Now Go Out There, Karr explains why having your heart broken is just as-if not more-important than falling in love; why getting what you want often scares you more than not getting it; how those experiences that appear to be the worst cannot be so easily categorized; and how to cope with the setbacks that inevitably befall all of us. "Don't make the mistake of comparing your twisted up insides to other people's blow-dried outsides," she cautions. "Even the most privileged person in this stadium suffers the torments of the damned just going about the business of being human." An ideal-and beautifully designed-gift for a graduate or for anyone looking for some down-to-earth life advice, Now Go Out There is destined to become a classic
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Karr, Mary
Dewey number
[E]
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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  • Syracuse University
  • College graduates
  • Baccalaureate addresses
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Now go out there (and get curious), Mary Karr., (ebook)
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Publication
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online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780062442109
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12348826
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12348826
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Now go out there (and get curious), Mary Karr., (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780062442109
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12348826
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12348826
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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