By C. K. Stead
A sequel to the winning books Kin of Place and The author at Work, this choice of serious writing takes the reader on a private trip from the author’s earliest discovery of poetry as a tender guy to his most modern stories at the literary path. This journey via literary historical past comprises many writers, together with Katherine Mansfield, T. S. Eliot, Michael King, and Elizabeth Knox. The publication additionally features a sequence of magazine extracts that permit readers to catch up with to the brain of the author, his robust own perspectives approximately different writers, and his deep dedication to the function of feedback in literary life.
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Book Self: The Reader as Writer and the Writer as Critic by C. K. Stead