BIG THOUGHTS

Collections of essays, tomes on big ideas, philosophical treatises and more.

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  1. Dress Your Family In Corduroy & Denim

    Dress Your Family In Corduroy And Denim

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    The new, eagerly awaited collection of personal essays from the author of the #1 bestseller Me Talk Pretty One Day. Learn More
  2. Eating the Dinosaur (trade paperback verision)

    Eating the Dinosaur

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    A Book of All-New Pop Culture Pieces by Chuck Klosterman. Learn More
  3. Empathy Exams

    Empathy Exams: Essays

    $15.00

    From personal loss to phantom diseases, a bold and brilliant collection, winner of the Graywolf Press Nonfiction Prize Learn More
  4. Empire of Illusion

    Empire of Illusion: The End of Literacy and the Triumph of Spectacle

    $14.95

    A culture that cannot distinguish between reality and illusion dies. And we are dying now. We will either wake from our state of induced childishness, one where trivia and gossip pass for news and information, one where our goal is not justice but an elusive and unattainable happiness, to confront the stark limitations before us, or we will continue our headlong retreat into fantasy. Learn More
  5. Essays

    Essays by Wallace Shawn

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    In these beautiful essays, Wallace Shawn takes us on a revelatory journey in which the personal and political become one. Learn More
  6. Eye Scream

    Eye Scream

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    'I got it from you. Your headlines and head lies. Your hate mail and red tag fire sales. Your justice and your jails.' Learn More
  7. Farther Away: Essays (trade paperback edition)

    Farther Away: Essays

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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.” Learn More
  8. Fate, Time, and Language

    Fate, Time, and Language: An Essay on Free Will

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    In 1962, the philosopher Richard Taylor used six commonly accepted presuppositions to imply that human beings have no control over the future. Learn More
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    Four Arguments For The Elimination of Television

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    A total departure from previous writing about television, this book is the first ever to advocate that the medium is not reformable. Learn More
  10. Generation Of Swine

    Generation Of Swine

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    Gonzo Papers Volume 2: Tales Of Shame And Degradation In The '80s. Learn More

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