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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
Title variation
PEN writers speak out on the power of the word
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"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."--BOOK JACKET
Summary
Presents a collection of essays from a variety of authors, including John Updike, Russell Banks, and Salman Rushdie, on censorship and the power of literature on society
Writing style
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336418
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
363.31
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1931-2019
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  • Morrison, Toni
  • PEN (Organization)
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True
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  • Literature and society
  • Authorship
  • Censorship
  • Freedom of speech
  • Essays
Target audience
adult
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PEN writers speak out on the power of the word
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
  • Peril
  • Salman Rushdie
  • 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
Control code
000044097684
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
vi, 113 p.
Isbn
9780061774003
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
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
  • Peril
  • Salman Rushdie
  • 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
Control code
000044097684
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
vi, 113 p.
Isbn
9780061774003
Isbn Type
(hbk.)

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