Anne Fadiman

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Name: Anne Fadiman
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

what i'm reading: the spirit catches you and you fall down, truly excellent nonfiction

The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong child, her American doctors, and the collision of two cultures by Anne Fadiman contains dozens of passages that I'd like to share. My library copy is shamefully dog-eared, and I intend to buy a copy ... [Published we move to canada - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

Meet the Editor: Shannon Welch

“I was cobbling it together,” said Welch. “I think I faced the reality of how difficult it is to be a writer, and thought, I’m just not sure if this is for me.”Though she didn’t previously have any “publishing ambitions,” Welch accepted a position as ... [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

Civilisation

"It is easy to confuse sophistication with civilisation. Sophistication can be a soulless exercise in superiority ratherthan an appreciation of cultivated taste for its life-enhancing qualities." When the essayist Anne Fadiman was asked if she would ... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Jun 24 2014]

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