Meditations From A Movable Chair

Meditations From A Movable Chair


Book - 1998
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Baker & Taylor
A multi-award-winning writer presents a collection of twenty-five thoughtful, morally sensitive essays on such subjects as his first summer job, the rape of his sister, Ernest Hemingway, his crippling accident, and the Catholic Church. 25,000 first printing.

Book News
Collects 25 essays in which Dubus, a fiction and essay writer, conducts a candid, intensely personal exploration into matters of morality, religion, and creativity in a moving meditation upon a variety of topics including the rape of his beloved sister, his first real job, a gay naval officer, Hemingway, his own crippling, lost autumnal pleasures, having sons and grandsons, his friend Richard Yates, and the Catholic church. Some of the essays have been previously published. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

& Taylor

In a collection of autobiographical essays, the author reflects on the pivotal moments in his life and how they have shaped his views on religion, morality, and the creative process

Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1998
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780679431084
Characteristics: 209 p. ; 22 cm


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