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The Resource Burn this book : PEN writers speak out on the power of the word, edited by Toni Morrison

Burn this book : PEN writers speak out on the power of the word, edited by Toni Morrison

Label
Burn this book : PEN writers speak out on the power of the word
Title
Burn this book
Title remainder
PEN writers speak out on the power of the word
Statement of responsibility
edited by Toni Morrison
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the Publisher: Published in conjunction with the PEN American Center, Burn This Book is a powerful collection of essays that explore the meaning of censorship and the power of literature to inform the way we see the world, and ourselves
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
808.8
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z657
LC item number
.B935 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Morrison, Toni
  • PEN (Organization)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Censorship
  • Freedom of speech
  • Literature and society
  • Authorship
Label
Burn this book : PEN writers speak out on the power of the word, edited by Toni Morrison
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 112-113)
Contents
  • The man, the men at the station
  • Pico Iyer
  • Notes on literature and engagement
  • Russell Banks
  • Talking to strangers
  • Paul Auster
  • Freedom to write
  • Orhan Pamuk
  • Notes on writing and the nation
  • Salman Rushdie
  • Peril
  • The sudden sharp memory
  • Ed Park
  • Witness: the inward testimony
  • Nadine Gordimer
  • Toni Morrison
  • Why write?
  • John Updike
  • Writing in the dark
  • David Grossman
  • Out from under the cloud of unknowing
  • Francine Prose
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 118 p.
Isbn
9780061774003
System control number
  • (OUa)vtls000755283
  • (OCoLC)ocn268790147
  • (OCoLC)ocm268790147
  • 4398-56660
  • (OCoLC)268790147
  • ocn2ocm68790147
  • (OCoLC)ocn268790147
  • (OCoLC)268790147
Label
Burn this book : PEN writers speak out on the power of the word, edited by Toni Morrison
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 112-113)
Contents
  • The man, the men at the station
  • Pico Iyer
  • Notes on literature and engagement
  • Russell Banks
  • Talking to strangers
  • Paul Auster
  • Freedom to write
  • Orhan Pamuk
  • Notes on writing and the nation
  • Salman Rushdie
  • Peril
  • The sudden sharp memory
  • Ed Park
  • Witness: the inward testimony
  • Nadine Gordimer
  • Toni Morrison
  • Why write?
  • John Updike
  • Writing in the dark
  • David Grossman
  • Out from under the cloud of unknowing
  • Francine Prose
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 118 p.
Isbn
9780061774003
System control number
  • (OUa)vtls000755283
  • (OCoLC)ocn268790147
  • (OCoLC)ocm268790147
  • 4398-56660
  • (OCoLC)268790147
  • ocn2ocm68790147
  • (OCoLC)ocn268790147
  • (OCoLC)268790147

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