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Anna E. Clark

Anna E Clark is a writer and teacher in San Diego.

andrew sean greer, author, writer, less, novel, fiction

A Different Kind of Bildungsroman

Andrew Sean Greer’s Less, the February California Book Club selection, offers out-of-the-ordinary epiphanies about self-knowledge.

Jan 26, 2023
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Empathy at a Distance

Rabih Alameddine’s The Wrong End of the Telescope, the California Book Club selection for August, aims for an experience beyond ordinary fellow feeling.

Aug 4, 2022
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Play and ‘The Argonauts’

In Maggie Nelson’s ninth book, experience described in terms of games and performance highlights that the self is always coming into being.

Apr 28, 2022
Hearst Editorial

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