A Galaxy Not So Far Away: Writers and Artists on Twenty-five Years of Star Wars

A Galaxy Not So Far Away: Writers and Artists on Twenty-five Years of Star Wars

A incredible selection of unique essays by way of a few of America's so much extraordinary younger writers at the cultural influence of the big name Wars films

A Galaxy now not up to now Away is the 1st ever exploration of the innumerable methods the megastar Wars motion pictures have eternally altered our cultural and inventive panorama. Edited via Glenn Kenny, a senior editor and critic at Premiere journal, this singular assortment permits a few of the nation's such a lot acclaimed writers to anatomize, criticize, rejoice, and occasionally easily riff at the prismatic aftereffects of an exceptional American phenomenon. Jonathan Lethem writes of the summer time he observed Star Wars twenty-one instances as his mom lay death of melanoma. Neal Pollack chips in with the putative memoir of a definite younger guy having issues of his father, written within the voice of Holden Caulfield. Erika Krouse ponders the code of the Jedi Knight and its relation to her personal pursuit of the martial arts. New York Times movie critic Elvis Mitchell meditates upon the mysterious determine Lando Calrissian.

A vintage assemblage of dad writing at its top, A Galaxy now not to date Away is a ebook for everybody who loves megastar Wars motion pictures and seeks to appreciate simply what it's approximately those movies that has so enchanted a whole new release of filmgoers.

Show sample text content

Download sample