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American audacity

William Giraldi

American audacity

in defense of literary daring

by William Giraldi

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Critics,
  • American fiction,
  • History and criticism,
  • National characteristics in literature,
  • American Authors

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementWilliam Giraldi
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3607.I469 A6 2018
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxiii, 462 pages
    Number of Pages462
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26963181M
    ISBN 101631493906
    ISBN 109781631493904
    LC Control Number2018008751
    OCLC/WorldCa1005110092

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Craft Book Spotlight: American Audacity This collection of essays examines literature through a distinctly American lens. “America began in audacity,” writes novelist and memoirist William Giraldi in the introduction to his latest book, American Audacity: In Defense of Literary Daring.

Ebook reviewing a ebook about literary audacity, it would be inappropriate not to disagree, with a hearty dose of audacity, with some of its claims. Giraldi argues that ideology is the death of art because it is the death of the independent imagination.

This can often be true, but not always.