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By Leonard Unger, Jay Parini

ISBN-10: 0684806495

ISBN-13: 9780684806495

One of the 18 authors profiled within the complement are Madison Smartt Bell, Alice Hoffman, Paul Monette, Anais Nin, Tom Robbins, Amy Tan and others.

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Atlanta Journal-Constitution, January 13, 1991, p. N10. Vernon, John. The Black Face of Freedom. Review of All Souls’ Rising. New York Times Book Review, October 29, 1995, p. 12. CRITICAL AND BIOGRAPHICAL STUDIES Cooper, Wyn. ” Ploughshares 25, no. 4:205–209 (winter 1999–2000). Espen, Hal. ” New Yorker, December 25, 1995/January 1, 1996, pp. 137–139. Garrett, George. ” In his My Silk Purse and Yours: The Publishing Scene and American Literary Art. : University of Missouri Press, 1992. Pp. 208–214.

Review of All Souls’ Rising. Chicago Tribune, October 22, 1995, pp. 1, 11. Parini, Jay. ” New York Times Book Review, November 5, 2000, p. 8. ) Richards, Jeffrey. Review of Save Me, Joe Louis. Atlanta Journal-Constitution, June 13, 1993, p. N08. Roberts, Diane. Review of All Souls’ Rising. Atlanta Journal-Constitution, November 26, 1995, p. K11. Silman, Roberta. Review of The Year of Silence. New York Times Book Review, November 15, 1987, p. 15. Skow, John. Review of Ten Indians. Time, October 28, 1996, p.

The influence of Thoreau’s essay “Resistance to Civil Government,” as well. ” He adds, At other times a similar movement is made, and to the same purpose, from high culture to low culture, as when a New England Transcendentalist goes to the woods to live in the rebuilt house of a pauper. The result, either way, is a renewed or corrected understanding of the dependence of human life on its unhuman sources, of the domestic and the wild. Berry also learned from Thoreau the usefulness of the myth of Antaeus, the giant whose strength was renewed every time his feet touched the earth.

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