By Nicholas A. Basbanes
"About the writer: contained in the artistic technique" collects greater than 40 of Nicholas Basbanes's interviews and essays that incorporates novelists, biographers, poets, historians, and others who have been usually one of the best-selling authors. moreover, "About the writer" publishes for the 1st time the whole interviews with very important writers similar to novelists A. S. Byatt, Joseph Heller, Edna O'Brien, and Kurt Vonnegut; the critic Alfred Kazan a number of months ahead of he died; and columnist Jimmy Breslin.
Perhaps nobody has been extra suited for this type of reporting than Basbanes. utilizing the abilities of an skilled interviewer and the thought of research of an neutral critic, Basbanes pioneered a brand new form of journalism for his weekly column. those items paint a striking photo of authors on the heights in their creativity.
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