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The Pushcart Book of Essays

The Best Essays From A Quarter-century of The Pushcart Prize
(Book - 2002)
The Pushcart Book of Essays
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FROM THE BEGINNING IN 1976, well before the current plethora of essay anthologies, the editors of The Pushcart Prize recognized and celebrated the essay. This monumental collection selects opinions and reflections on much of the social, literary, and political history of recent decades from authors including Andre Dubus, Thomas Lynch, Charles Simic, Louise Erdrich, Philip Lopate, Donald Barthelme, Seamus Heaney, William Kittredge, Naomi Shihab Nye, Philip Levine, and many more.
Title: The Pushcart book of essays
the best essays from a quarter-century of The Pushcart Prize
Publisher: Wainscott, NY : Pushcart Press ; New York : Distributed by W.W. Norton & Co., c2002
Characteristics: 463 p. :,25 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Anthony Brandt, [editor]
Additional Contributors: Brandt, Anthony
Pushcart Press
ISBN: 1888889241
Branch Call Number: 824.08 P987 2002
Subject Headings: Essays Little magazines United States
Topical Term: Essays
Little magazines
LCCN: 2001132697
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"In celebration of the first 25 years of the Pushcart Prize, Brandt, essays editor since 1986, presents 35 glorious works, ranging from literary critiques, including Robert Hass on Wallace Stevens and Seamus Heaney on Polish poet Zbigniew Herbert, to explorations of political or social consc... Read More »

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