An Editor's Burial

Journals and Journalism from the New Yorker and Other Magazines
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Author(s): Wes Anderson, Various
Original Publish Date: Jun 30, 2020
Product Number: EB00802399
Released: Jun 30, 2020
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781782276630
Publisher: Pushkin Press
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Description

Inspirations for Wes Anderson's The French Dispatch- fascinating essays on the expatriate experience in Paris by some of the twentieth century's finest writers. A glimpse of post-war France through the eyes and words of 14 (mostly) expatriate journalists including Mavis Gallant, James Baldwin, A.J. Liebling, S.N. Behrman, Luc Sante, Joseph Mitchell, and Lillian Ross; plus, portraits of their editors William Shawn and New Yorker founder Harold Ross. Together: they invented modern magazine journalism. Includes an introductory interview by Susan Morrison with Anderson about transforming fact into a fiction and the creation of his homage to these exceptional reporters.

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