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[Letter to] Dear Mr. Parker

William Lloyd Garrison

[Letter to] Dear Mr. Parker

by William Lloyd Garrison

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Published in Anti-Slavery Office, 21 Cornhill, [Boston, Mass.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Correspondence,
  • History,
  • Antislavery movements,
  • Abolitionists

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesWilliam Lloyd Garrison Correspondence (1823-1879)
    ContributionsParker, Theodore, 1810-1860, recipient
    The Physical Object
    Format[manuscript]
    Pagination1 leaf (1 p.) ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25467268M

      The book is a collection of 34 letters written by the actress, 51, about the men she's encountered in her life. There's "Dear Risk Teacher," "Dear NASA" and the titular "Dear Mr. You." Parker (cleverly) doesn't name names in her letters, but she does seemingly allude the aftermath of her breakup with Crudup in one titled, "Dear Mr. Cabdriver."Author: Julia Brucculieri.   Mary-Louise Parker’s book Dear Mr You came out a few years ago, and I still think about it a lot. It’s a memoir in letters, in which she addresses the important men in her life – both real and imagined. It’s a charming and quirky book, witty and playful, smart and slightly trippy at times.

    In Mary-Louise Parker’s first book, Dear , boys are definitely not on the side, to paraphrase the title of one of her best-known fact, boys — well, men, really — are front.   A wonderfully unconventional literary debut from the award-winning actress Mary-Louise extraordinary literary work, Dear Mr. You renders the singular arc of a woman’s life through letters Mary-Louise Parker composes to the men, real and hypothetical, who have informed the person she is today. Beginning with the grandfather she never knew, the letters range from a missive to the.

      Dear Mary-Louise Parker, Longtime fan, first-time correspondent. I've just finished your piercingly beautiful memoir-in-letters, Dear Mr. You, and I feel compelled to write you a letter of my own. I want to share with you the reasons everyone should read this book. {{ean1}}It redefines the celAuthor: Donn Saylor.   Mary-Louise Parker’s acting is often praised as intense, raw and vulnerable, and the same can now be said of her dazzling first book, “Dear Mr. You,” is a collection of letters Author: Barbara Spindel.


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“Mary-Louise Parker’s Dear is straight-up fantastic; a gripping and deeply humane and often hilarious book. It catches glimpses of life at all sorts of unexpected moments, electrifying them with its sharp-eyed astonishment at how absurd and joyous things can get/5().

A wonderfully unconventional literary debut from the award-winning actress Mary-Louise Parker. An extraordinary literary work, Dear renders the singular arc of a woman’s life through letters Mary-Louise Parker composes to the men, real and hypothetical, who have informed the person she is today.

Beginning with the grandfather she never knew, the letters range from a/5. Dear Mr. You stands out." (Chicago Tribune) "Parker dives into complex topics that aren’t always easy to put to paper with humor and rich, full writing.

She draws the readers in and will have them hooked until the final page. Dear Mr. You is a thrilling and brilliant début by an accomplished actor." (The Daily Iowan) "Dear /5().

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Open : 5. "Parker's first book is unconventional, spirited, refreshingly honest, and painfully letter proves Parker as a writer capable of inspiring depth and self-reflection.

With Dear Mr. You, [Letter to] Dear Mr. Parker book accomplished actress can confidently add "slash writer" to her bio — and her fans should consider that addendum just as confidently."Released on: J   Dear Mr.

You, out this month, is a series of letters to men Parker has encountered during her life. Funny, heartbreaking, and profound, they're little character sketches through which the author's. This is a place to share my passions with you, to offer a peek into my family life. Cooking and dining, minus the gluten, grains, and sugar.

A few great adventures in the outdoors, and perhaps, some other random thoughts along the way. Mary-Louise Parker, the luminous, bright-eyed actress, makes her literary debut with the equivalent of a one-woman though “Dear Mr.

You” is. I haven’t read every letter in Mary-Louise Parker’s new memoir Dear Mr. You, but I did skim all 34 of them in my hunt for a story about one particular person from her life.

You see, Parker. Dear Ms. You, Hey, Mary-Louise Parker, you're a killer actress, you've and you've written a funny, clever, genuinely moving book, Dear took a.

Mary-Louise Parker’s ‘Dear Mr. If you’re wondering why I’m writing this review in the form of a letter to you, my editor, it’s because this literary gimmick is the book’s most. Mary-Louise Parker, an award-winning actress, makes a successful contribution to literature through her book, Dear book consists of 34 letters, which Parker addresses to real and.

Actress Mary-Louise Parker has published her memoirs in the form of an epistolary book, that is a book written in the form of letters. The book, "Dear Mr. You," is being published by Scribner, a division of Simon & Schuster.

'Dear Mr. You' Is A Lifetime In Letters Actor Mary-Louise Parker has written a memoir, Dearin the form of letters to important men in her. "Parker's first book is unconventional, spirited, refreshingly honest, and painfully letter proves Parker as a writer capable of inspiring depth and self-reflection.

With Dear Mr. You, this accomplished actress can confidently add "slash writer" to her bio — and her fans should consider that addendum just as confidently."/5(8).

Editorial Review. An Amazon Best Book of November More revealing than most memoirs, more satisfying than a diary, Mary-Louise Parker’s Dear is comprised of letters addressed to the men, both fictional and real, in her life.

The letters, directed at the ‘you’ are unabated marvels of experience – at times gritty and unpolished, snappy and sad, romantic and heart pounding.

'Dear Mr. You' is an unconventional memoir by the actress. Just about anyone can write a memoir. Stroll through your local bookstore, and you won't be hard-pressed to. Dear Mr. Potter book. Read 42 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Dear Mr. Potter: Letters of Love, Loss, and Magic features hundreds /5. Mary-Louise Parker never intended to write a memoir. In fact, she’s a little freaked that “Dear Mr.

You” (Scribner, pp., $25), an intimate and imaginative book of letters addressed to. Buy Dear Mr. You Reprint by Parker, Mary-Louise (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5().These memoirs fill a need, because we want to know about the famous thing but also the steps that led to it, in hopes that we might trade our own cereal bowls for shrimp forks.

By that metric, Mary-Louise Parker’s Dear Mr. You, a memoir written by an actress, is the farthest thing imaginable from a celebrity memoir. For this we can rejoice.In this era of texting and direct messages, it's sometimes hard to remember everything you learned in school about writing formal letters.

You might go years in your career without having to write more than a professional-looking r, professional letter writing is an important skill when you're job hunting, career networking, or sending other business-related correspondence.