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Conversations with Walter Mosley.

By: Brady, Owen E.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2011Description: 1 online resource (240 p.).ISBN: 9781604739442.Subject(s): African Americans in literature | Mosley, Walter --Interviews | Novelists, American --20th century --InterviewsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Conversations with Walter MosleyDDC classification: 813/.54 LOC classification: PS3563.O88456Z595 2011Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Contents; Introduction; Chronology; Walter Mosley; The Other Side of Those Mean Streets; Walter Mosley's Secret Stories: A Ride with a Mystery Writer Who Evokes the Unclichéd; The Monday Interview: Walter Mosley; Walter Mosley Writers Institute Seminar and Evening Reading; Walter Mosley, 1998; Interview with Walter Mosley January 1999; On the Chain Gang; Eavesdropping with Walter Mosley and Colson Whitehead; BookMuse Interview with Walter Mosley; Walter Mosley Talks Technology, Race, and His Return Trip into Futureland; Walter Mosley: A Seat at the Table
Taking a Stand with Walter MosleyWalter Mosley: Fearless and Easy; Interview with Walter Mosley; Walter Mosley, Uneasy Street; Walter Mosley Interview; Walter Mosley's Search for Context; A Conversation with Walter Mosley; Hardboiled to Hardcore: Interview with Walter Mosley; Walter Mosley; Interview: Walter Mosley; PIP-The Fall of Heaven-Walter Mosley; Index
Summary: The interviews in this collection cover Walter Mosley''s career and reveal an overarching theme: a belief in the transformative power of reading and writing. Since the 1990 publication of his first novel, Devil in a Blue Dress , Mosley (b. 1952) h
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Cover; Contents; Introduction; Chronology; Walter Mosley; The Other Side of Those Mean Streets; Walter Mosley's Secret Stories: A Ride with a Mystery Writer Who Evokes the Unclichéd; The Monday Interview: Walter Mosley; Walter Mosley Writers Institute Seminar and Evening Reading; Walter Mosley, 1998; Interview with Walter Mosley January 1999; On the Chain Gang; Eavesdropping with Walter Mosley and Colson Whitehead; BookMuse Interview with Walter Mosley; Walter Mosley Talks Technology, Race, and His Return Trip into Futureland; Walter Mosley: A Seat at the Table

Taking a Stand with Walter MosleyWalter Mosley: Fearless and Easy; Interview with Walter Mosley; Walter Mosley, Uneasy Street; Walter Mosley Interview; Walter Mosley's Search for Context; A Conversation with Walter Mosley; Hardboiled to Hardcore: Interview with Walter Mosley; Walter Mosley; Interview: Walter Mosley; PIP-The Fall of Heaven-Walter Mosley; Index

The interviews in this collection cover Walter Mosley''s career and reveal an overarching theme: a belief in the transformative power of reading and writing. Since the 1990 publication of his first novel, Devil in a Blue Dress , Mosley (b. 1952) h

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Walter Mosley was born in Los Angeles, California on January 12, 1952. He graduated from Johnson State College in Vermont. His first book, Devil in a Blue Dress, was published in 1990, won a John Creasy Award for best first novel, and was made into a motion picture starring Denzel Washington in 1995. He is the author of the Easy Rawlins Mystery series, the Leonid McGill Mystery series, and the Fearless Jones series. His other works include Always Outnumbered, Always Outgunned, 47, Last Days of Ptolemy Grey, and Twelve Steps toward Political Revelation. He has received numerous awards, including an O. Henry Award, the Carl Brandon Society Parallax Award, and PEN America's Lifetime Achievement Award. <p> (Bowker Author Biography) Walter Mosley is the author of the acclaimed Easy Rawlins series of mysteries, the novels "Blue Light" and "RL's Dream", and two collections of stories featuring Socrates Fortlow, "Always Outnumbered", "Always Outgunned", for which he received the Anisfield-Wolf Award, and "Walkin' the Dog". He is a member of the board of directors of the National Book Awards and the founder of the PEN American Center's Open Book Committee. At various times in his life he has been a potter, a computer programmer, & a poet. He was born in Los Angeles & now lives in New York. <p> (Publisher Provided)

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