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The Empathy Exams: Essays free pdf The subjects of this stylish and audacious collection of essays range from an assault in Nicaragua to a Morgellons meeting- from Frida Kahlo's plaster casts to a gangland tour of LA. Jamison is interested in how we tell stories about injury and pain, and the limits that circumstances, bodies and identity put on the act of describing.

About Leslie Jamison

LESLIE JAMISON grew up in Los Angeles. Educated at Harvard College and the Iowa Writers' Workshop, she has also worked as an innkeeper in California, a schoolteacher in Nicaragua, and an office temp in Manhattan. She is currently studying for a PhD at Yale University, where she is writing a dissertation on poverty and degradation in twentieth century American writing. Her first novel, The Gin Closet, was published in 2010.

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Author : Leslie Jamison
Publisher : Granta Books
Data Published : 05 June 2014
ISBN : 1847088392
EAN : 9781847088390
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 240 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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  • The Empathy Exams: Essays free pdfThe Empathy Exams: Essays

    . The subjects of this stylish and audacious collection of essays range from an assault in Nicaragua to a Morgellons meeting- from Frida Kahlo's plaster casts to a gangland tour of LA. Jamison is inte