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Laurie Colwin (1944–1992)

Teoksen Home Cooking: A Writer in the Kitchen tekijä

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About the Author

Sisältää nimet: L. Colwin, Laurie Colwin

Image credit: Nancy Crampton

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Associated Works

Wonderful Town: New York Stories from The New Yorker (2000) — Avustaja — 354 kappaletta
Nothing But You: Love Stories From The New Yorker (1997) — Avustaja — 182 kappaletta
Her Fork in the Road: Women Celebrate Food and Travel (2001) — Avustaja — 79 kappaletta
The Best American Short Stories 1983 (1983) — Avustaja — 70 kappaletta
Passion Fruit (1986) — Avustaja — 54 kappaletta
The Literary Lover: Great Stories of Passion and Romance (1993) — Avustaja — 50 kappaletta
Love Stories (1975) — Avustaja — 18 kappaletta
The Playboy Book of Short Stories (1995) — Avustaja — 11 kappaletta
Playboy Magazine ~ March 1982 (1982) — Tekijä — 2 kappaletta

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"Misty's personality was a deliberate creation. She felt she was not unlike one of those seashells that looks elaborate, but is only the housing for a very soft animal. There was no point - and no fun - in committing the imitative fallacy in matters of self, especially when the self you were housing was moved by scenes of ordinary human kindness. It seemed to her unwise to let the world at large know how easily moved she was, so she kept it to herself."
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cbwalsh | 22 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Sep 13, 2023 |
She's afraid of microwaves? Yeah, this is too old-fashioned for me. Moving on...
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blueskygreentrees | 30 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Jul 30, 2023 |
Nonfiction, Food-writing, Memoir, American, Essays, Read in 2020
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CarolynBurke7 | 30 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Jun 19, 2023 |
This memoir did not age well, within the first few pages you will find yourself thinking: demanding not salting beef stew is ridiculous, and... guess what? microwaves aren't dangerous. But, I finally figured out why I disliked it: reading Laurie Colwin is exactly like tolerating a conversation with a misogynistic housewife rant about how badly other people (mostly women) cook, using her mentions of a few kitchen failures as a guard. As a baker who is used to guiding many friends through recipes, I am uncomfortable around people who perpetuate the idea you should feel inadequate if you cook badly, and find it counterproductive. Criticizing a dish or a culinary shortcut should not be extended to reflect poorly on the person who made it.… (lisätietoja)
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womanwoanswers | 30 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Dec 23, 2022 |



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