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  Volume 13, Number 2, Fall 2011

Table of Contents

From: Fourth Genre: Explorations in Nonfiction

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Editor's Note

Editor’s Note

pp. ix-x | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0034

Essays and Memoirs


pp. 1-8 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0038

Observations of the Bass, and Directions How to Fish for Him

pp. 9-16 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0042


pp. 17-21 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0046


pp. 23-29 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0025

Boy Eats World

pp. 31-35 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0029

Moment, momentous, momentum

pp. 37-39 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0033

Eating the Green Monkey

pp. 41-46 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0037

On Beauty and Distance

pp. 47-64 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0041

In the Unlikely Event

pp. 65-67 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0044

Woman inside the Window

pp. 69-72 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0047

What Happens to Our Idols

pp. 73-76 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0026

Essay and Self Reflection


pp. 77-84 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0031

Writing “Bush”

pp. 85-88 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0035

Interview: Lia Purpura

Interview with Lia Purpura

pp. 89-101 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0049

Writer as Reader

“Knoxville: Summer, 1915”

pp. 103-108 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0039

Photo Essay

Signs in Nature

pp. 109-114 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0043

Comment on the Form

Grounding the Lyric Essay

pp. 115-121 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0028

Book Reviews

Just Kids, and; Life (review)

pp. 123-126 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0032

If You Knew Then What I Know Now (review)

pp. 127-129 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0036

I Just Lately Started Buying Wings (review)

pp. 131-133 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0040

On the Outskirts of Normal: Forging a Family Against the Grain (review)

pp. 135-137 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0045

The Silent Season of a Hero: The Sports Writing of Gay Talese (review)

pp. 139-142 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0048

Nothing to Lose But Your Life: An 18-Hour Journey with Murad (review)

pp. 143-146 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0027

About the Contributors

About the Contributors

pp. 147-150 | DOI: 10.1353/fge.2011.0030

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