[EPUB] ✼ The Art of the Personal Essay: An Anthology from the Classical Era to the Present Author Phillip Lopate – Capitalsoftworks.co.uk For more than four hundred years, the personal essay has been one of the richest and most vibrant of all literary forms Distinguished from the detached formal essay by its friendly, conversational For than four hundred years, the of the Kindle Ï personal essay has been one of the richest and most vibrant of all literary forms Distinguished from the detached formal essay by its friendly, conversational tone, its loose structure, and its drive toward candor and selfdisclosure, the personal essay seizes on the minutiae of daily lifevanities, fashions, foibles, oddballs, seasonal rituals, love The Art PDF \ and disappointment, the pleasures of solitude, reading, taking a walkto offer insight into the human condition and the great social and political issues of the day The Art of the Personal Essay is the first anthology to celebrate this fertile genre By presenting than seventyfive personal essays, including influential forerunners from ancient Greece, Rome, and the Far East, masterpieces Art of the ePUB ☆ from the dawn of the personal essay in the sixteenth century, and a wealth of the finest personal essays from the last four centuries, editor Phillip Lopate, himself an acclaimed essayist, displays the tradition of the personal essay in all its historical grandeur, depth, and diversity.
- 777 pages
- The Art of the Personal Essay: An Anthology from the Classical Era to the Present
- Phillip Lopate
- 21 November 2018 Phillip Lopate