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Devotion, Patti Smith

Label
Devotion
Title
Devotion
Statement of responsibility
Patti Smith
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In lyric essays, a story, poems, and photographs, Smith illuminates the whirl of chance and choice that stokes a writer's imagination, recounting her fascination on the eve of a trip to Paris with Simone Weil and an evocative, accidentally discovered film about Stalin's mass deportation of Estonians. In France, a gravestone, a televised figure-skating competition, a meal, and a garden all converge in what becomes Devotion, [a] ... fairy tale about a young, displaced Estonian skater and a solitary dealer in rare objects and arms. This ... fable about creativity and obsession, possession and freedom is followed by a meditation on how a work of art is, for other artists, a call to action"--Booklist, 08/01/2017
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Patti
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.M53787
LC item number
D48 2017
Literary form
mixed forms
Series statement
Why I write
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Smith, Patti
  • Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Authorship
Label
Devotion, Patti Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"The 2016 Windham-Campbell Lecture"--Title page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn978291328
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
93 pages
Isbn
9780300218626
Lccn
2017933005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780300218626
  • (OCoLC)978291328
Label
Devotion, Patti Smith
Publication
Copyright
Note
"The 2016 Windham-Campbell Lecture"--Title page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn978291328
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
93 pages
Isbn
9780300218626
Lccn
2017933005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780300218626
  • (OCoLC)978291328

Library Locations

    • McCracken County Public LibraryBorrow it
      555 Washington Street, Paducah, KY, 42003, US
      37.0841169 -88.5988375
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