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Bradford Morrow (Editor)David Shields (Editor)


The Inevitable

Contemporary Writers Confront Death

Overview | Contents
 

    1. DAVID SHIELDS and BRADFORD MORROW | Introduction
    2. DAVID GATES | Death Watch
    3. KYOKO MORI | Between the Forest and the Well: Notes on Death
    4. ROBERT CLARK | Bayham Street
    5. SALLIE TISDALE | The Sutra of Maggots and Blowflies
    6. JONATHAN SAFRAN FOER | A Primer for the Punctuation of Heart Disease
    7. DIANE ACKERMAN | Silence and Awakening
    8. MELISSA PRITCHARD | A Solemn Pleasure
    9. CHRISTOPHER SORRENTINO | Death in the Age of Digital Proliferation, and Other Considerations
    10. JOYCE CAROL OATES | The Siege
    11. ROBIN HEMLEY | Field Notes for the Graveyard Enthusiast
    12. PETER STRAUB | Inside Story
    13. KEVIN BAKER | Invitation to the Dance
    14. MARGO JEFFERSON | Death in Negroland
    15. GREG BOTTOMS | Grace Street
    16. LYNNE TILLMAN | The Final Plot
    17. LANCE OLSEN | Lessness
    18. MARK DOTY | Bijou
    19. BRENDA HILLMAN | C├ęzanne's Colors
    20. GEOFF DYER | What Will Survive of Us
    21. ANNIE DILLARD | This Is the Life
    22. Acknowledgments