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Let Us Now Praise Famous Men, A Death in the Family, and Shorter Fiction (Library of America)

Let Us Now Praise Famous Men, A Death in the Family, and Shorter Fiction (Library of America)

by James Agee

Editeur : Library of America, The
ISBN: 9781931082815
Broché: 818
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Taille du fichier: 21 Mb
Date d'affichage: 2020-09-27
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A passionate literary innovator, eloquent in language and uncompromising in his social observation and his pursuit of emotional truth, James Agee (1909-1955) excelled as novelist, critic, journalist, and screenwriter. In his brief, often turbulent life, he left enduring evidence of his unwavering intensity, observant eye, and sometimes savage wit. This volume collects his fiction along with his extraordinary experiment in what might be called prophetic journalism, Let Us Now Praise Famous Men (1941), a collaboration with photographer Walker Evans that began as an assignment from Fortune magazine to report on the lives of Alabama sharecroppers, and that expanded into a vast and unique mix ...