Writers at Work: The Paris Review Interviews, First Series by Malcolm Cowley

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Writers at Work: The Paris Review Interviews, First Series Read Online Free - Paris Review First Series is the first of collection literary interviews published by The Paris Review (1959), edited by Malcolm Cowley (and includes his introduction, "How Writers Write").

Interviews: Francois Mauriac, E.M. Forster, Joyce Cary, Dorothy Parker, James Thurber, Thorton Wilder, William Faulkner, Georges Simenon, Frank O'Connor, Robert Penn Warren, Alberto Moravia, Nelson Algren, Angus Wilson, William Styron, Truman Capote, Francoise Fagan.

Title : Writers at Work: The Paris Review Interviews, First Series
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ISBN : 0140045406
Edition Language : English
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 309 pages


Nina-Marie rated it ★★★★★

March 10, 2011

A great bedside table book - read an interview an evening. The Paris Review has a series of these, but this is my favorite for the Dorothy Parker interview alone. Nelson Algren discussing The Man with the Golden Arm was not what I expected (and kind of disappointing - in terms of my perception of...

Jeff rated it ★★★★★

December 06, 2013

Having read a number of interviews from authors I enjoy the most: Forster, Capote, Faulkner, etc.; I can say that this collection certainly provides insight into the personalities of these writers just as much as it makes suggestions about their craft.

Printable Tire rated it ★★★★★

December 06, 2008

All these books are awesome. 99% of what you hear about famous authors comes from the interviews in these books. You've got to pick them up.

Annette rated it ★★★★☆

July 07, 2009

There are more of these and I intend to look for them...I like reading about artists, finding out about their thought processes or at the very least a little about their personalities.

C rated it ★★★★★

September 24, 2014

Would give it six stars if I could.

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