By Michael Cohen
Michael Cohen’s essays at the analyzing existence are a treat to learn. comfy, own, wide-ranging, they comprise interesting nuggets of information and full of life tests of 1000s of books, in addition to an entire life’s worthy of considerate rumination on time, love, travel, and family, in addition to what it capacity to be, almost existentially, a reader.
– Christina Thompson, Editor, Harvard Review
Anyone who has pounded the pavement promoting The nice Books of the Western World in fifty four volumes and lived to inform will get my timeless admire and will get yours. Michael Cohen is a ebook rat, now not a publication snob. For him, the pleasures of the publication are tactile and auditory in addition to mental and philosophical. The essays in a spot to learn tackle power plate-lunch combos in western Kentucky, the tuxedo as male uniform, the golfing path as locus of friendship and humor, and Baptist theological responses to Day of the lifeless practices in Michoacán, as well as extra strictly literary matters.
– Ann Neelon, editor of New Madrid
Michael Cohen has given us a suite of non-public retrospectives that deserve a spot within the best culture of the yankee essay. each one is in its personal approach a touch upon the human scenario, filtered via a private optic that's either sophisticated and erudite. fun, hugely own, insightful, they’ll make you smile, smirk, frown, and gasp, yet they’ll by no means bore. I promise.
– E. A. Allen, writer of the Montclaire Mysteries
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