Learning to Drive: And Other Life Stories - Katha Pollitt.

Katha Pollitt takes lessons to get her license and reflects on her failed relationships.. Learning to Drive. A year of unexpected lessons.. She didn’t learn to drive until after his death.

Learning to Drive is a surprising, revealing, and entertaining collection of stories drawn from the author's own life. Celebrated for her award-winning political columns, criticism, and poetry, Katha Pollitt now shows us another side of her talent. Learning to Drive is a surprising, revealing, and entertaining collection of stories drawn from the author's own life.

Wrong Turn: Learning to Drive Loses its Way.

Celebrated for her award-winning political columns, criticism, and poetry, Katha Pollitt now shows us another side of her talent.Learning to Driveis a surprising, revealing, and entertaining collection of stories drawn from the author’s own life. With deep feeling and sharp insight, Pollitt writes about the death of her father; the sad but noble final days of a leftist study group of which.Learning to Drive is a comedy film based on an essay by author Katha Pollitt, directed by Isabel Coixet (The Secret Life of Words).It premiered at TIFF last year and was the runner-up in Audience.The title piece of her personal essay collection Learning to Drive: And Other Life Stories (2007) was anthologized in Best American Essays (2003). A Puffin Foundation Writing Fellow at The Nation Institute, Pollitt has also received a Whiting Foundation Writing Award, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.


Katha Pollitt is the author of the essay collections Learning to Drive, Virginity or Death!, Subject to Debate, and Reasonable Creatures and is a poet, essayist, and columnist for The Nation.She has won many prizes and awards for her work, including the National Book Critics Circle Award for her first collection of poems, Antarctic Traveller, and two National Magazine Awards for essays and.Katha Pollitt, Author. The title essay is the zippiest and most successful, fashioning a canny metaphor about the importance of observation both in learning to drive for the first time at age.

Katha Pollitt, Author. Taking Back the Power: Katha Pollitt; OTHER BOOKS. Learning to Drive and Other Life Stories. in her 1987 essay about the famous Baby M case, Pollitt focuses not on the.

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Learning to Drive - Now a major motion picture starring Patricia Clarkson and Ben Kingsley Celebrated for her award-winning political columns, criticism, and poetry, Katha Pollitt now shows us another side of her talent.Learning to Drive is a surprising, revealing, and entertaining collection of essays drawn from the author's own life. With deep feeling and sharp insight, Pollitt writes about.

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Pollitt's book Learning to Drive: And Other Life Stories is the rare exception to my rule. Learning to Drive is a coherent and tenderly personal progress report of Pollitt's private life and growth as culled from assorted columns published in the Nation and the New Yorker magazines.

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Learning to Drive demonstrates that while Katha Pollitt is undeniably one of our era’s most profound observers of culture, society, and politics, she is just as impressively a wise, graceful, and honest observer of her own and others’ human nature. Praise for Learning to Drive.

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Learning to Drive is a surprising, revealing, and entertaining collection of essays drawn from the author’s own life. With deep feeling and sharp insight, Pollitt writes about the death of her father; the sad but noble final days of a leftist study group of which she was a member; and the betrayal and heartbreak inflicted by a man who seriously deceived her.

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