Writers to Read
Jim Agee & Walker Evans, "Let Us Now Praise Famous Men"
Rick Bass, Nine Mile Wolves
Kevin Brockmeier, "A Few Seconds of Radiant Filmstrip: A Memoir of Seventh Grade"
Rachel Carson, "Silent Spring"
Meghan Daum, "Unspeakable"
Annie Dillard, "Write Till You Drop"
Timothy Egan, The Worst Hard Time
Ian Frazier, "Lamentations of the Father"
Eduardo Galeano, "The Book of Embraces"
Vivian Gornick, "The Odd Woman and the City"
Jessica Handler, "Braving the Fire: A Guide to Writing About Grief and Loss"
Ernest Hemingway, "A Moveable Feast"
Ernest Hemingway, "A Moveable Feast" (2)
Leslie Jamison, "The Empathy Exams"
Heidi Julavits, "The Folded Clock"
Beth Kephart, "Handling the Truth: On the Writing of Memoir"
Martin Luther King, Jr., "Letter from a Birmingham Jail"
Leah Lax, Uncovered
Lewis and Clark's Journals
Barry Lopez, "Of Wolves and Men"
Wangari Maathi, "Unbowed"
Debra Marquart, "Hochzeit"
John G. Neihardt, "Black Elk Speaks"
Maggie Nelson, "Bluets"
George Orwell, "Shooting an Elephant"
Ann Pachett, "Truth & Beauty"
Donald Quist, "Harbors"
James Rebanks, The Shepherd's Life
Patti Smith, "Just Kids"
Paul Theroux, The Old Patagonian Express
Abigail Thomas, "Safekeeping"
Robert Vivian, "Mystery My Country"
Eric Weiner, The Geography of Bliss: One Grump's Search for the Happiest Places on Earth
Terry Tempest Williams, Refuge