Ever since the founding of Salmagundi by Robert Boyers in 1965, the journal has been synonymous with the best writers producing first-rate essays on a variety of topics. The contributors' list reads like a who's who of influential contemporary writers and critics, from the Nobel Prize-winning poet Seamus Heaney to one of the more influential literary and cultural critics, Tzvetan Todorov, and the historian John Boswell. The New Salmagundi Reader comprises forty-three pieces in subject categories such as The Sense of the Past; Homelands; Writers; The Art Scene; Politics; and Varieties.future has no more powerful anchor than the past because the past is the only certifiable future we have: the past is the ... Only this interlocking activity permits me, for one, to understand my position and my work, as a Mexican national and as aanbsp;...
|Title||:||The new Salmagundi reader : [culture and politics, literature and literary theory, essays, debates, symposia]|
|Author||:||Robert Boyers, Peggy Boyers|
|Publisher||:||Syracuse University Press - 1996|