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Hogs Wild( )
Author: Frazier, Ian
ISBN:978-0-374-71353-9
Publication Date:Jun 2016
Publisher:Farrar, Straus & Giroux
Book Format:Ebook
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"A master of both distilled insight and utter nonsense" (The Believer), Ian Frazier is one of the most gifted chroniclers of contemporary America. Hogs Wild assembles a decade's worth of his finest essays and reportage, and demonstrates the irrepressible passions and artful digressions that distinguish his enduring body of work.

Part muckraker, part adventurer, and part raconteur, Frazier beholds, captures, and occasionally reimagines the spirit of the American...
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Pages:384
Detailed Subjects: Literary Collections / Essays
Author Biography
Frazier, Ian (Author)
Writer and broadcaster Ian Frazier was born in Ohio and educated at Harvard University, where he wrote for the Harvard Lampoon.

After his graduation he joined The New Yorker staff and frequently contributes to The Atlantic Monthly.

His writing collections Dating Your Mom and Coyote V. Acme earned him a Thurber Prize for American Humor. The Great Plains won a 1990 Spur Award for Nonfiction from the Western Writers of America. Frazier has appeared on the National Public Radio Program A Prairie Home Companion and has acted in Smoke and Blue in the Face, both of which are Wayne Wang and Paul Auster films.

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