Emerson loved the aphoristic genius of the 16th-century French essayist Montaigne, and he once told Bronson Alcott that he wanted to write a book like Montaignes, full of fun, poetry, business, divinity, philosophy, anecdotes, smut.
Non-fiction, Photography, Queer In a Different Light, documents a landmark exhibition at the University Art Museum, and features curatorial essays, over reproductions of all the artwork in the exhibition, and a selection of fiction, personal essays, rants, and image-text projects on the power of visual culture.
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Though flawed, his works are darkly powerful. In this beautiful collection of intensely personal testimonies, 50 courageous writers illuminate the complexities of Black women's lives, offering unique reflections about self, family, intimacy, work, politics, life transitions, violation, and recovery.
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For example, I was looking at a storage crate just this morning and realised that with an added C it was an anagram of escargot.
Here are shrewd, witty observations on some of the most interesting artists, musicians, and writers of the twentieth century: As the unique, subjective self became important, so did the realm of psychology.
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The narrator, Billi, tells the story of her scholar-gipsy childhood and of her many teachers, beginning with her father, a pleasure-loving German baron, and her brilliant, beautiful, erratic mother.
Occupations ran the gamut from doctors to lawyers to skilled technical workers. Trying to make sense of the horrors of World War II, Death relates the story of Liesel--a young German girl whose book-stealing and story-telling talents help sustain her family a.
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