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Too Much and Not the Mood Essays

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ISBN-10: 0374535957

ISBN-13: 9780374535957

Edition: 2017

Authors: Chew-Bose Durga, Durga Chew-Bose

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An entirely original portrait of a young writer shutting out the din in order to find her own voice On April 11, 1931, Virginia Woolf ended her entry in A Writer's Diary with the words "too much and not the mood." She was describing how tired she was of correcting her own writing, of the "cramming in and the cutting out" to please other readers, wondering if she had anything at all that was truly worth saying. The character of that sentiment, the attitude of it, inspired Durga Chew-Bose to write and collect her own work. The result is a lyrical and piercingly insightful collection of essays, letters (to her grandmother, to the basketball star Michael Jordon, to Death), and her own brand of…    
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Book details

List price: $18.00
Copyright year: 2017
Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux
Publication date: 4/11/2017
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 240
Size: 5.04" wide x 7.48" long x 0.63" tall
Weight: 0.330
Language: English