By Michael Cohen
Michael Cohen’s essays at the analyzing lifestyles are a treat to learn. comfortable, own, wide-ranging, they include attention-grabbing nuggets of information and full of life checks of thousands of books, in addition to a complete life’s worthy of considerate rumination on time, love, travel, and family, in addition to what it ability to be, almost existentially, a reader.
– Christina Thompson, Editor, Harvard Review
Anyone who has pounded the pavement promoting The nice Books of the Western World in fifty four volumes and lived to inform will get my timeless recognize and may get yours. Michael Cohen is a e-book rat, no longer a publication snob. For him, the pleasures of the publication are tactile and auditory in addition to mental and philosophical. The essays in a spot to learn tackle strength plate-lunch combos in western Kentucky, the tuxedo as male uniform, the golfing path as locus of friendship and humor, and Baptist theological responses to Day of the lifeless practices in Michoacán, as well as extra strictly literary topics.
– Ann Neelon, editor of New Madrid
Michael Cohen has given us a set of private retrospectives that deserve a spot within the best culture of the yank essay. each one is in its personal approach a touch upon the human state of affairs, filtered via a private optic that's either sophisticated and erudite. fun, hugely own, insightful, they’ll make you smile, smirk, frown, and gasp, yet they’ll by no means bore. I promise.
– E. A. Allen, writer of the Montclaire Mysteries
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