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Reading Lists

Lydia Peelle’s Reading List

June 01, 2009

How to approach a list like this? The first impulse was to list my all-time favorites, though that…

Peter Friederici’s Reading List

May 11, 2009

Last year I found myself reading, or rereading, wide swaths of Joan Didion’s work, as collected…

Jay Griffiths’s Reading List

By Jay Griffiths | April 27, 2009

Our Word is Our Weapon, by that masked philosopher of eternal truths, Subcomandante Insurgente…

Rebecca Clarren’s Reading List

By Rebecca Clarren | April 10, 2009

These days, thanks to some fellowship money and a nerdy curiosity about natural gas, I’ve been…

Bill Kittredge’s Reading List

March 30, 2009

I’m teaching grad students this winter at UC Irvine, and so I’m far from most of my books…

Mary Rose O’Reilley’s Reading List

March 16, 2009

A man who lived a few trailers down from ours in East Sullivan, Maine advertised “Used Bicycles,…

Carl Safina’s Reading List

February 23, 2009

On my night table right now:

Shadow Country, by Peter Matthiessen. I’m not an…

Matt Rasmussen’s Reading List

By Matt Rasmussen | January 30, 2009

I just finished Ken Kesey’s novel, Sometimes a Great Notion, which had been a rather…

Hank Lentfer’s Reading List

January 15, 2009

Much of my reading these days is out loud with a five-year-old curled in my lap. My daughter has yet…

James Galvin’s Reading List

December 17, 2008

Much of my reading is involved with my teaching, so right now I am immersed in The Collected Poems

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