Stealing History

Stealing History

by Gerald Stern

The diary of a brilliant mind and a cultural observer unlike any other in our time

In eighty-four short, intermingling essays, Gerald Stern moves nimbly between the past and the present, the personal and the philosophical. Creating the immediacy of dailiness, he writes about what he’s reading at the moment, be it Spinoza or John Cage, Maimonides or Lucille Clifton, and then seamlessly turns to memories ...

  • Paperback
  • 9781595341419
  • Published: November 2012


  • eBook
  • 9781595341167
  • Published: January 2012