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Jonathan Franzen's Freedom was the runaway most discussed novel of 2010 an ambitious and searching engagement with life in America in the twenty first century In The New York Times Book Review Sam Tanenhaus proclaimed it a masterpiece of American fiction and lauded its illumination through the steady radiance of its author's profound moral intelligence of the world we thought we knew In Farther Away which gathers together essays and speeches written mostly in the past five years Franzen returns with renewed vigor to the themes both human and literary that have long preoccupied him Whether recounting his violent encounter with bird poachers in Cyprus examining his mixed feelings about the suicide of his friend and rival David Foster Wallace or offering a moving and witty take on the ways that technology has changed how people express their love these pieces deliver on Franzen's implicit promise to conceal nothing On a trip to China to see first hand the environmental devastation there he doesn't omit mention of his excitement and awe at the pace of China's economic development; the trip becomes a journey out of his own prejudice and moral condemnation Taken together these essays trace the progress of uniue and mature mind wrestling with itself with literature and with some of the most important issues of our day Farther Away is remarkable provocative and necessary A mixed bag of short articles some brilliant some ho hum but generally amusing and intellectually challenging Some of the subjects a little esoteric I enjoyed it

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Farther Away EssaysJonathan Franzen's Freedom was the runaway most discussed novel of 2010 an ambitious and searching engagement with life in America in the twenty first century In The New York Times Book Review Sam Tanenhaus proclaimed it a masterpiece of American fiction and lauded its illumination through the steady radiance of its author's profound moral intelligence of the world we thought we knew In Farther Away which gathers together essays and speeches written mostly in the past five years Franzen returns with renewed vigor to the themes both human and literary that have long preoccupied him Whether recounting his violent encounter with bird poachers in Cyprus examining his mixed feelings about the suicide of his friend and rival David Foster Wallace or offering a moving and witty take on the ways that technology has changed how people express their love these pieces deliver on Franzen's implicit promise to conceal nothing On a trip to China to see first hand the environmental devastation there he doesn't omit mention of his excitement and awe at the pace of China's economic development; the trip becomes a journey out of his own prejudice and moral condemnation Taken together these essays trace the progress of uniue and mature mind wrestling with itself with literature and with some of the most important issues of our day Farther Away is remarkable provocative and necessary An erudite engaging energetic series of essays and other writing A must read for any Franzen fan