Since he was rarely given to self-revelatory
discussion, there were many other things I did not know about him.
Army officers--as people from whom he should hide as a youth hanging out with American soldiers on maneuvers--may be more self-revelatory
than Muth realizes.
From Spanish Harlem to Singapore, in relationships with Muscovite intellectuals and streetwise Chinatown massage parlor queens, Jed Ringel takes you on this hilarious, heartrending, self-revelatory
, and sometimes even cringe-worthy journey with "Stuck in the Passing Lane: A Memoir ".
The frequent surprises in Oliver Sacks' guardedly self-revelatory
autobiography begin with the book's cover photo.
At that time, Wolpe began to break with the formalism of his previous music and took a self-revelatory
Wollstonecraft also wrote on the education of women, on manners, and on moral conduct, and she published translations in addition to a self-revelatory
travel account of Scandinavia and numerous literary reviews.
He contrasts Adams' adamant and self-revelatory
fight with his father-in-law's calm death from cancer in a British hospital.
It's like an Oulipian stunt, whereby the author keeps insisting on the primacy of raw, unmediated self-revelation in literature while revealing nothing much about himself beyond the sort of self-revelatory
books he likes, and nothing much about those books apart from the fact that he likes them.
There are elements of these essays that are deeply personal, self-revelatory
to a level that feels uncomfortable.
Both the considerable virtues and the occasional flaws of the work are encapsulated by a frank, self-revelatory
account in the introductory chapter where Bell reports: "Teaching Shakespeare for the first time, I was asked why a fool carries a 'glass.
Take the self-revelatory
, folky "(Still A) Weirdo," in which she acknowledges that she's "still a weirdo, after all these years.
Spark was unwittingly self-revelatory
when she told an interviewer in 1987 that the fundamental sin was "this propensity of the human spirit for self-justification.