My Town

My Town

Writers on American Cities

Book - 2010
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My town: writers on American cities features 12 American authors describing how the U.S. cities where they live contribute to their creativity. Pete Hamill offers a touching reminiscence of growing up in New York, Washington Post critic Jonathan Yardley introduces the reader to his hometown of Baltimore, and best-selling author Jonathan Kellerman describes "the sprawling, inchoate alternative-universe" that is Los Angeles. Also featured are portraits of Boston, Houston, Atlanta, Chicago, New Orleans, Memphis, Miami, Seattle and Washington, D.C.
Publisher: [Washington, DC] : U.S. Department of State, Bureau of International Information Programs, 2010
Description: 84 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm
Branch Call Number: 917.3 Myt
Additional Contributors: Friedman, Michael Jay.
United States


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