The cost of living : a working autobiography
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New York : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2018.
ISBN
163557191X, 9781635571912
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Calumet City Public Library - Adult BiographyBIOGRAPHY LEVYOn Shelf
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134 pages ; 22 cm
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English

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"First published in 2018 in Great Britain by Hamish Hamilton"--Title page verso.
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"What does it cost a woman to unsettle old boundaries and collapse social hierarchies that make her a minor character in a world not arranged to her advantage? This vibrant memoir, a portrait of contemporary womanhood in flux, is an urgent quest to find an unwritten major female character who can exist more easily in the world. Levy considers what it means to live with meaning, value, and pleasure, to seize the ultimate freedom of writing our own lives, and reflects on the work of such artists and thinkers as Simone de Beauvoir, James Baldwin, Elena Ferrante, Marguerite Duras, David Lynch, and Emily Dickinson. The Cost of Living is crucial testimony, as distinctive, witty, complex, and original as Levy's acclaimed novels"--Dust jacket.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Levy, D. (2018). The cost of living: a working autobiography. New York: Bloomsbury Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Levy, Deborah. 2018. The Cost of Living: A Working Autobiography. New York: Bloomsbury Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Levy, Deborah, The Cost of Living: A Working Autobiography. New York: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2018.

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Levy, Deborah. The Cost of Living: A Working Autobiography. New York: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2018. Print.

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