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For those of you sharing my interest in the work of Rebecca Solnit, here is a very fine review of her newest book:

After the artist Georgia O’Keeffe left New York for the mesa of New Mexico, she began signing letters to friends “from the faraway nearby”. The striking oxymoron has given Rebecca Solnit the title for her new, inspired reverie, which wanders through many kinds of elsewheres …

2 Comments Add yours

  1. dianajhale says:

    Marina Warner is another favourite too!

    1. Sigrun says:

      I have never read anything by Warner – is there something you would recommend?

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