The American author presents a collection of essays on such topics as his father, his years as a teacher, analysis of the work of writers from Paul ValAcery to Truman Capote, and observations on such cultural critics as Harold Bloom and George Steiner.Essays Personal, Literary, and Savage Joseph Epstein. at a place called the Tropical Hut, with its hokey Polynesian decor, twenty miles away in Hyde Park; the best pizza ... Viewed from today, when I find I can eat only one substantial meal a day, I am much impressed by my youthful ... A.J. Liebling, still my favorite writer about food, said he grew up during a period when a diplomat weighing less than 250anbsp;...
|Title||:||In a Cardboard Belt!|
|Publisher||:||Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - 2007|