author panel: “goodbye to all that: writers on loving and leaving new york” hosted by sari botton
- Friday, February 7, 2014 –
In 1967, Joan Didion wrote an essay called Goodbye to All That, a work of such candid and penetrating prose that it soon became the gold standard for personal essays. Like no other story before it, Didion’s tale of loving and leaving New York captured the mesmerizing allure Manhattan has always had for writers, poets, and wandering spirits.
In this captivating collection, put tpgether by Sari Botton, 28 writers take up Didion’s literary legacy by sharing their own New York stories.http://www.oblongbooks.com/event_GoodbyeToAllThat