restricted access   Volume 9, Number 2, Fall 2007

Table of Contents

From: Fourth Genre: Explorations in Nonfiction

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Editor's Notes

pp. vii-ix
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Essays and Memoirs

I'm Just Getting to the Disturbing Part

pp. 1-10
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That There, That's Not Me

pp. 11-16
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In Plain Sight

pp. 17-21
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After the Harvest

pp. 23-41
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Call of the Sirens

pp. 43-50
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Broken Waters

pp. 51-64
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Idaho Yahoo

pp. 65-77
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The Week in Birds

pp. 79-88
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Improvising: Learning to Relish Risk

pp. 89-104
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Populus

pp. 105-116
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A Few Things I Know about Softball

pp. 117-127
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Teaching at Point Blank

pp. 129-146
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Interview

Interview with Marjane Satrapi

pp. 147-157
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Photo Essay

Dancing Rocks Study #1

pp. 159-161
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Book Reviews

Full-Length Reviews

Dream Not of Other Worlds: Teaching in a Segregated Elementary School, 1970 (review)

pp. 163-166
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The Lost: A Search for Six of Six Million (review)

pp. 166-169
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Bigger Than Life: A Murder, a Memoir (review)

pp. 169-171
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Reader-to-Reader: Capsule Reviews

This column invites readers to share their favorite nonfiction books in print. Memoirs, travel writing, nature writing, essay collections, biography, and true adventure are all welcome in these capsule reviews—both of new books and of old favorites still available. Our aim is to keep the best nonfiction alive in a reader-to-reader kind of way. If you have books that you’d like to recommend in this column, contact Mimi Schwartz at mimi.schwartz@worldnet.att.net.

The Heart of the Sound: An Alaskan Paradise Found and Nearly Lost, and: The Whale and the Supercomputer: On the Northern Front of Climate Change, and: Rowing to Latitude: Journeys along the Arctic's Edge (review)

pp. 173-176
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Sir Vidia's Shadow: A Friendship across Five Continents, and: The Great Railway Bazaar: By Train through Asia (review)

pp. 176-177
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Contributors

About the Contributors

pp. 179-182
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