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Portrait of My Body

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Written by Phillip LopateAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Phillip Lopate

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
  • Publisher: Anchor
  • On Sale: September 15, 1997
  • Price: $19.00
  • ISBN: 978-0-385-48377-3 (0-385-48377-5)

TABLE OF CONTENTS

INTRODUCTION

PART ONE: THE SKEPTIC’S PROMENADE

The Moody Traveler
Portrait of My Body
The Dead Father: A Remembrance of Donald Barthelme
Confessions of a Shusher
The Movies and Spiritual Life
Resistance to the Holocaust

PARTTWO: THE INESCAPABLE EGO

On Leaving Bachelorhood
Detachment and Passion
Terror of Mentors
The Story of My Father
The Invisible Woman
Memories of Greenwich Village: A Meander
Delivering Lily