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LPL_HazlettH made a comment Jul 06 2019
"A charming, light read about living in Paris as an American (man). I enjoyed Baldwin’s open-ended writing -- often closing chapters with inconclusive thoughts -- and observations of Parisian norms. Might be the book to read if you’re talking yours..." Permalink
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LPL_HazlettH created a list May 11 2019
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Published by Small Presses

"Small presses take chances on original, offbeat authors. Their books are often strange, thought-provoking, and clock in at under 500 pages... phew! With offerings from Two Dollar Radio, Dorothy: a publishing project, Graywolf Press, Coffee House ..."
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LPL_HazlettH made a comment Mar 18 2019
"I thought this was a compelling rebuttal of “popular” neo-Whorfianism -- the idea that language shapes thought and therefore culture, as it has trickled down into mainstream thinking. McWhorter stresses repeatedly that while languages do differ in..." Permalink
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LPL_HazlettH made a comment Jan 19 2019
"This reader is grateful Carson's storytelling doesn't require a lot of familiarity with Greek myths to appreciate (though it would certainly help). The poetic interpretation of Hercules' tenth labor was more than enough to move me, with or without..." Permalink
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