Passion and Craft : Conversations with Notable Writers
The twelve contemporary fiction writers interviewed in Passion and Craft go beyond the merely autobiographical, revealing that, despite their differences, they share passionate devotion and discipline for their craft.
- Hardback | 216 pages
- 157.48 x 228.6 x 22.86mm | 249.47g
- 01 Apr 1998
- University of Illinois Press
- Baltimore, United States
Table of contents
Richard Ford : important acts -- Bobbie Ann Mason : quiet rebellions -- T. Coraghessan Boyle : entertainments and provocations -- Gina Berriault : "Don't I know you?" -- Rick Bass : out of boundaries -- Leonard Michaels : the lyric impulse -- ChristopherTilghman : grappling with the holy mysteries -- Thom Jones : a way of feeling better -- Julia Alvarez : "A clean windshield" -- Andre Dubus : "Passion is better" -- Jayne Anne Phillips : the mystery of language -- Tobias Wolff : citizens and outlaws.