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Conversations with American writers

by Charles Ruas

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Published by Knopf, Distributed by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Interviews.,
  • American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Authorship.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCharles Ruas.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS225 .R8 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 324 p. :
    Number of Pages324
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2868867M
    ISBN 100394527879
    LC Control Number84047848

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For years, Dale Brown has interviewed American writers, listening particularly for what they have to say about “wrestling with the sacred” in their writing. In this book, a follow-up to his earlier collection, Of Fiction and Faith, Brown gives readers the opportunity to listen in on his thoughtful conversations with ten contemporary writers.

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Conversations in American Literature: Language ∙ Rhetoric ∙ Culture is a new kind of American Literature anthology—putting nonfiction on equal footing with the traditional fiction and poetry, and emphasizing the skills of rhetoric, close reading, argument, and synthesis.

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Robert Stone (A Flag for Sunrise) is the most persuasively intense speaker, touching on the anxieties (theological.