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Patricia Hampl

Forfatter af The Florist's Daughter

17+ Værker 1,417 Medlemmer 40 Anmeldelser 3 Favorited

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Patricia Hampl is Regents' Professor at the University of Minnesota.

Omfatter også følgende navne: Patrica Hampl, PatriciaHampl

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Associated Works

Rereadings (2005) — Bidragyder — 678 eksemplarer
The Best American Essays 2009 (2009) — Bidragyder — 233 eksemplarer
Granta 87: Jubilee! The 25th Anniversary Issue (2004) — Bidragyder — 201 eksemplarer
The Best American Essays 1999 (1999) — Bidragyder — 187 eksemplarer
Sleeping by the Mississippi (1602) — Forord, nogle udgaver159 eksemplarer
The Writer on Her Work, Volume II: New Essays in New Territory (1730) — Bidragyder — 126 eksemplarer
Travelers' Tales ITALY : True Stories (1998) — Bidragyder — 115 eksemplarer
Winter: A Spiritual Biography of the Season (1986) — Bidragyder — 104 eksemplarer
The Best Spiritual Writing 1998 (1998) — Introduktion — 101 eksemplarer
Signatures of Grace: Catholic Writers on the Sacraments (2000) — Bidragyder — 83 eksemplarer
Summer: A Spiritual Biography of the Season (2005) — Bidragyder — 38 eksemplarer
Granta 4: Beyond the Crisis (1989) — Bidragyder — 36 eksemplarer
The Best American Short Stories 1977 (1977) — Bidragyder — 16 eksemplarer
Inheriting the Land: Contemporary Voices from the Midwest (1993) — Bidragyder — 16 eksemplarer
25 Minnesota Poets (1974) — Bidragyder — 10 eksemplarer
Five points : a journal of literature & arts : vol. 7 no. 2 (2003) — Bidragyder — 2 eksemplarer
Dacotah territory 5 summer-fall 1973 — Bidragyder — 1 eksemplar

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A treasure of thoughts on leisure and writing, of travel spiced with recollections of a loving marriage. A beautiful book.
 
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featherbooks | 10 andre anmeldelser | May 7, 2024 |
Enjoyed the premise. Did not read all the book as it seemed to go off course.
 
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glorians | 10 andre anmeldelser | Apr 25, 2024 |
I really enjoyed Hampl's exploration of 'the wasted day', which of course is not exactly what it seems. The backbone of her book is the life and work of Montaigne, who described his essais as being that that is passing, as opposed to being an inward look. She also sites other solitaries, including monastic. A paean to daydreaming too.

This is also a memoir about her life, her ancestry, the things of import to her.

Along side this she explores the capacity to be solitary together, within a relationship, and talks out loud to her departed husband with whom she sat for many years across the yellow table. So as well as solitude, there is an acknowledgement of loss. An acknowledgement of a continued conversation.… (mere)
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Caroline_McElwee | 10 andre anmeldelser | Nov 7, 2023 |
Hempl writes memoir with the artistic flair of fiction. Her poignant account of her mother's passing includes detailed descriptions of St. Paul neighborhoods, her father's work as a florist, her own desire to reach beyond "the middle" of everything.

A historian friend loaned this title to me. After reading it I'm sure that the writer's clever weaving of time and place must be why she recommended it.
 
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rebwaring | 10 andre anmeldelser | Aug 14, 2023 |

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