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The Resource Vanity fair's writers on writers, edited by Graydon Carter with an introduction by David Friend

Vanity fair's writers on writers, edited by Graydon Carter with an introduction by David Friend

Label
Vanity fair's writers on writers
Title
Vanity fair's writers on writers
Statement of responsibility
edited by Graydon Carter with an introduction by David Friend
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers essays from Vanity Fair writers on specific authors, explaining their influence on other writers and the culture at large
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Vanity fair (New York, N.Y. : 1983)
Dewey number
809
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN452
LC item number
.V36 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1940-1996
  • 1911-1979
  • 1952-
  • 1924-1984
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Carter, Graydon
  • Hitchens, Christopher
  • Brodsky, Joseph
  • Cheever, Susan
  • Bishop, Elizabeth
  • Morris, Willie
  • Tyler, Anne
  • Amis, Martin
  • Wolcott, James
  • Kashner, Sam
  • Bosworth, Patricia
  • Berg, A. Scott
  • Lewis, Michael
  • McInerney, Jay
  • Elie, Paul
  • Atlas, James
  • Dickey, Christopher
  • Amis, Martin
  • Capote, Truman
  • Woodson, Jacqueline
  • Wolfe, Tom
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Authors
  • Authors
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Vanity fair's writers on writers, edited by Graydon Carter with an introduction by David Friend
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / by David Friend -- One Vanity Fair contrarian fondly recalls another. Dorothy Parker / by Christopher Hitchens -- On poets. W. H. Auden / by Joseph Brodsky -- E. E. Cummings / by Susan Cheever -- Marianne Moore / by Elizabeth Bishop -- On literary lions. Eudora Welty / by Willie Morris -- Reynolds Price / by Anne Tyler -- Saul Bellow / by Martin Amis -- Jack Kerouac / by James Wolcott -- Truman Capote / by Sam Kashner -- Norman Mailer / by Patricia Bosworth -- Ernest Hemingway / by A. Scott Berg -- Tom Wolfe / by Michael Lewis -- Distant shores. Paul Bowles / by Jay McInerney -- Gabriel Garc?a M?rquez / by Paul Elie -- Primo Levi / by James Atlas -- Naguib Mahfouz / by Christopher Dickey -- Salman Rushdie / by Martin Amis -- Short takes. Willa Cather / by Truman Capote -- James Baldwin / by Jacqueline Woodson -- Roger Straus / by Tom Wolfe -- Ward Just / by David Halberstam -- Toni Morrison / by John Leonard -- Ishmael Beah / by Dave Eggers -- Robert Harris / by Nick Hornby -- Judy Blume / by Meg Wolitzer -- Wole Soyinka / by Nadine Gordimer -- Sonny Mehta / by Dave Eggers -- Christopher Hitchens / by Salman Rushdie -- A family affair. Joan Didion / by Lili Anolik -- John Gregory Dunne / by Dominick Dunne -- Dominick Dunne / by Mike Hogan -- Behind the best-sellers. Josephine Tey / by Francis Wheen -- Grace Metalious / by Michael Callahan -- Mary McCarthy / by Laura Jacobs -- Jacqueline Susann / by Amy Fine Collins -- Cormac McCarthy / by Richard B. Woodward -- Stieg Larsson / by Christopher Hitchens -- James Patterson / by Todd S. Purdum -- Donna Tartt / by Evgenia Peretz -- Memoir. Bosom Buddies / by Laura Z. Hobson -- His Jewish question / by Arthur Miller -- Darkness visible / by William Styron -- A final tale. Kay Thompson / by Marie Brenner
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 424 pages
Isbn
9780143111764
Lccn
2016031514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn945647388
  • (Sirsi) o945647388
  • (OCoLC)945647388
Label
Vanity fair's writers on writers, edited by Graydon Carter with an introduction by David Friend
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / by David Friend -- One Vanity Fair contrarian fondly recalls another. Dorothy Parker / by Christopher Hitchens -- On poets. W. H. Auden / by Joseph Brodsky -- E. E. Cummings / by Susan Cheever -- Marianne Moore / by Elizabeth Bishop -- On literary lions. Eudora Welty / by Willie Morris -- Reynolds Price / by Anne Tyler -- Saul Bellow / by Martin Amis -- Jack Kerouac / by James Wolcott -- Truman Capote / by Sam Kashner -- Norman Mailer / by Patricia Bosworth -- Ernest Hemingway / by A. Scott Berg -- Tom Wolfe / by Michael Lewis -- Distant shores. Paul Bowles / by Jay McInerney -- Gabriel Garc?a M?rquez / by Paul Elie -- Primo Levi / by James Atlas -- Naguib Mahfouz / by Christopher Dickey -- Salman Rushdie / by Martin Amis -- Short takes. Willa Cather / by Truman Capote -- James Baldwin / by Jacqueline Woodson -- Roger Straus / by Tom Wolfe -- Ward Just / by David Halberstam -- Toni Morrison / by John Leonard -- Ishmael Beah / by Dave Eggers -- Robert Harris / by Nick Hornby -- Judy Blume / by Meg Wolitzer -- Wole Soyinka / by Nadine Gordimer -- Sonny Mehta / by Dave Eggers -- Christopher Hitchens / by Salman Rushdie -- A family affair. Joan Didion / by Lili Anolik -- John Gregory Dunne / by Dominick Dunne -- Dominick Dunne / by Mike Hogan -- Behind the best-sellers. Josephine Tey / by Francis Wheen -- Grace Metalious / by Michael Callahan -- Mary McCarthy / by Laura Jacobs -- Jacqueline Susann / by Amy Fine Collins -- Cormac McCarthy / by Richard B. Woodward -- Stieg Larsson / by Christopher Hitchens -- James Patterson / by Todd S. Purdum -- Donna Tartt / by Evgenia Peretz -- Memoir. Bosom Buddies / by Laura Z. Hobson -- His Jewish question / by Arthur Miller -- Darkness visible / by William Styron -- A final tale. Kay Thompson / by Marie Brenner
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 424 pages
Isbn
9780143111764
Lccn
2016031514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn945647388
  • (Sirsi) o945647388
  • (OCoLC)945647388

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