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The Resource Expelled from Eden : a William T. Vollmann reader, edited by Larry McCaffery and Michael Hemmingson

Expelled from Eden : a William T. Vollmann reader, edited by Larry McCaffery and Michael Hemmingson

Label
Expelled from Eden : a William T. Vollmann reader
Title
Expelled from Eden
Title remainder
a William T. Vollmann reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Larry McCaffery and Michael Hemmingson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Vollmann, William T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3572.O395
LC item number
A6 2004
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McCaffery, Larry
  • Hemmingson, Michael A
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Vollmann, William T
Label
Expelled from Eden : a William T. Vollmann reader, edited by Larry McCaffery and Michael Hemmingson
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
ǂg Part 1: ǂt Background and influences: Biographical statement (c. 1989) ; ǂt From "The land of counterpane" ; ǂt The butterfly boy ; ǂt Hanover, New Hampshire, U.S.A. ǂr (1968) ; Some thoughts on neglected water taps ; List of "Contemporary" books most admired by Vollmann (1990) ; From "The ghost of magnetism" ; Preface to Ken Miller's Open all night ; Ken Miller, selection of photos ; Honesty -- ǂg Part II: ǂt On death, war, and violence: Three meditations on death ; ǂt Across the divide ; ǂt Regrets of a schoolteacher ; ǂt Zoya ; ǂt From "The grave of lost stories" ; ǂt Review of Reporting Vietnam ; ǂt Some thoughts on the value of writing during wartime ; ǂt From "Moral calculus" -- ǂg Part III: On love, sex, prostitutes, and pornography: The agony of Parker ; ǂt The shame of it all ; ǂt Nicole ; ǂt Decisions, decisions ; ǂt The hermophrodite ; ǂt List of what porn is (and isn't) ; ǂt Sunflower ; ǂt From "The best way to smoke crack" ; ǂt Prayer against angels -- ǂg Part IV: On travel: Antarctica ; ǂt The conquest of Kianazor ; ǂt The advantages of space ǂr (1978) ; A bizarre proposition (1979) ; Subzero's debt, 1991 ; The water of life -- ǂg Part V: On writing, literature, and culture: Writing ; ǂt Letters against cuts ; ǂt Whores for Gloria: a note to publishers ; ǂt Crabbed cautions of a bleeding-hearted un-deleter and potential Nobel Prize winner ; ǂt "My life's work" ǂr (2002) ; American writing today: diagnosis of a disease ; Afterword to Danilo Kiš's A tomb for Boris Davidovich ; Debts and debtors ; To the right honourable reader ; The stench of corpses ; Melville's Magic mountain ; Steinbeck: most American of us all -- ǂt Postface by Michael Hemmingson
Control code
51511331
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xl, 479 p., [15] p. of plates
Isbn
9781560254416
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003040205
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)51511331
Label
Expelled from Eden : a William T. Vollmann reader, edited by Larry McCaffery and Michael Hemmingson
Publication
Contents
ǂg Part 1: ǂt Background and influences: Biographical statement (c. 1989) ; ǂt From "The land of counterpane" ; ǂt The butterfly boy ; ǂt Hanover, New Hampshire, U.S.A. ǂr (1968) ; Some thoughts on neglected water taps ; List of "Contemporary" books most admired by Vollmann (1990) ; From "The ghost of magnetism" ; Preface to Ken Miller's Open all night ; Ken Miller, selection of photos ; Honesty -- ǂg Part II: ǂt On death, war, and violence: Three meditations on death ; ǂt Across the divide ; ǂt Regrets of a schoolteacher ; ǂt Zoya ; ǂt From "The grave of lost stories" ; ǂt Review of Reporting Vietnam ; ǂt Some thoughts on the value of writing during wartime ; ǂt From "Moral calculus" -- ǂg Part III: On love, sex, prostitutes, and pornography: The agony of Parker ; ǂt The shame of it all ; ǂt Nicole ; ǂt Decisions, decisions ; ǂt The hermophrodite ; ǂt List of what porn is (and isn't) ; ǂt Sunflower ; ǂt From "The best way to smoke crack" ; ǂt Prayer against angels -- ǂg Part IV: On travel: Antarctica ; ǂt The conquest of Kianazor ; ǂt The advantages of space ǂr (1978) ; A bizarre proposition (1979) ; Subzero's debt, 1991 ; The water of life -- ǂg Part V: On writing, literature, and culture: Writing ; ǂt Letters against cuts ; ǂt Whores for Gloria: a note to publishers ; ǂt Crabbed cautions of a bleeding-hearted un-deleter and potential Nobel Prize winner ; ǂt "My life's work" ǂr (2002) ; American writing today: diagnosis of a disease ; Afterword to Danilo Kiš's A tomb for Boris Davidovich ; Debts and debtors ; To the right honourable reader ; The stench of corpses ; Melville's Magic mountain ; Steinbeck: most American of us all -- ǂt Postface by Michael Hemmingson
Control code
51511331
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xl, 479 p., [15] p. of plates
Isbn
9781560254416
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003040205
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)51511331

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