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Migrations to solitude

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Vintage Books , New York
Privacy., Soli
StatementSue Halpern.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBF637.P74 H35 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 212 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1745790M
ISBN 100679742417
LC Control Number92056362
OCLC/WorldCa26551942

She is the author of Four Wings and a Prayer, Migrations to Solitude, and two books of fiction. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, the New York Times, Rolling Stone, Condé Nast Traveler, and The New York Review of Books, among other publications. She lives in Ripton, Vermont, with her husband, writer Bill McKibben, and their daughter, Sophie, and is a scholar /5(8).

First time I read Migrations to Solitude was after it being published in ,being attracted to it by it's title mostly. Really liked the different views on solitude the author took. Now I chose one essay: In Solitude for Company, about the Trappist monastery of /5.

She is the author of Four Wings and a Prayer, Migrations to Solitude, and two books of fiction. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, the New York Times, Rolling Stone, Condé Nast Traveler, and The New York Review of Books, among other publications.

She lives in Ripton, Vermont, with her husband, writer Bill McKibben, and their daughter, Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. Sue Halpern received her doctorate from Oxford University in and first began teaching at Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Migrations to solitude book.

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In pursuit of the riddle of solitude, Halpern talks to Trappist monks and secular hermits, corresponds with a prisoner in solitary confinement, and visits and AIDS hospice and a shelter for the homeless places where privacy is the first—and perhaps the most essential—thing to go.

This is a book that lends weight to the ideas. Migrations to Solitude. Halpern’s first book, MIGRATIONS TO SOLITUDE consists of twelve essays treating solitude and privacy with sensitivity and insight.

The first pieces confront the issue of personal choice with regard to solitude. One essay explores Halpern’s decision to live in a remote village in the Adirondack Mountains. MIGRATIONS TO SOLITUDE: THE QUEST FOR PRIVACY IN A CROWDED WORLD Sue Halpern New York: Vintage Books, ISBN # pages.

Comments by Bob Corbett November I was both unfair to this book, but. Sue Halpern received her doctorate from Oxford University in and first began teaching at Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgeons. She is the author of Four Wings and a Prayer, Migrations to Solitude, and two books of fiction.

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It was her book, "Four Wings and A Prayer" about the monarch butterfly, and its epic migrations. I found the subject fascinating; and Halpern's coverage of it, and her writing style excellent.

Thus, what better recommendation for a book covering two overlapping topics of immense interest: solitude and privacy/5.

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