The Book of Men

The Book of Men

Eighty Writers on How to Be A Man

Book - 2013
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"The Book of Men probes, with the poignant honesty and imagination that only these writers could deliver, the slippery condition of manhood. You will find men striving and searching, learning and failing to learn, triumphing and aspiring; men who are lost and men navigating their way toward redemption. These stories don't just explore what it is to be a man, but ultimately what it is to be a human--with all of its uncertainty, complexity, clumsiness, and beauty. With contributions from literary luminaries as diverse as the subjects they capture, and curated by the editors of Esquire, National Book Award winner Colum McCann, and Narrative 4, a global nonprofit devoted to using storytelling as a means to empathy, The Book of Men might not teach you how to negotiate a deal or mix a Manhattan, but it does scratch at that most eternal of questions: What is a man?"--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York :, Picador,, 2013
ISBN: 9781250047762
Branch Call Number: FIC BOO
Characteristics: x, 263 pages ; 21 cm

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