Seattle City of Literature: Reflections from a Community of Writers

Seattle City of Literature: Reflections from a Community of Writers


This bookish historical past of Seattle contains essays, historical past and private tales from such literary luminaries as Frances McCue, Tom Robbins, Garth Stein, Rebecca Brown, Jonathan Evison, Tree Swenson, Jim Lynch, and Sonora Jha between many others. Timed with Seattle’s bid to develop into the second one US urban to obtain the UNESCO designation as a urban of Literature, this deeply textured anthology will pay homage to the literary riches of Seattle. Strongly grounded in position, humorous, relocating, and illuminating, it lends itself either to an in depth examining and to informal searching, because it tells the tale of books, studying, writing, and publishing in a single of the nation's such a lot literary towns.

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