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The Modern Predicament

The Modern Predicament( )
Author: Scialabba, George
Foreword by: Ehrenreich, Barbara
Publication Date:Sep 2011
Publisher:Pressed Wafer Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $15.00USD $14.00
Book Description:

Nonfiction. Politics. Literary Criticism THE MODERN PREDICAMENT is George Scialabba's second essay collection, following his acclaimed WHAT ARE INTELLECTUALS GOOD FOR? (Pressed Wafer, 2009). In 23 compact, lucid essays ranging across philosophy (Kierkegaard, Nietzsche), literature (D. H. Lawrence, T. S. Eliot), history (Michael Foucault, Christopher Lasch) and politics (Michael Harrington), Scialabba poses a number of searching questions, directly and eloquently, continually returning...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / American / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.125 x 8 x 0.469 Inches
Book Weight:0.438 Pounds
Author Biography
Scialabba, George (Author)
Barbara Ehrenreich is the author of "Blood Rites"; "The Worst Years of Our Lives"; "Fear of Falling", which was nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award, & eight other books. A frequent contributor to Time, Harper's, Esquire, The New Republic, Mirabella, The Nation, The New York Magazine, she lives near Key West, Florida.


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