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Michael Paul Mason

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Average rating: 3.88 · 518 ratings · 95 reviews · 2 distinct works · Similar authors
Head Cases: Stories of Brai...
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date: June 07, 2009 12:00AM
location: University of Tulsa, 800 South Tucker Drive, Tulsa, OK, The United States
description: Participating in the Hawk Writing Workshop as a faculty member.
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The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson
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In the Heart of the Sea by Nathaniel Philbrick
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This is one of history's great true-life horror stories, and it finds an existential power in Philbrick's skillful retelling. Nantucket becomes a character so visceral, you'll feel the ache and oil of the whaling life. I never thought I'd be captivat...more
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Jimmy Corrigan, the Smartest Kid on Earth by Chris Ware
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Don't hesitate to step into a Chris Ware work at your first opportunity--just be sure to give it the space it deserves. Time spent with Jimmy Corrigan is transportive, taking you to places both alien and familiar.
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Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance by Robert M. Pirsig
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This book tears down our notions of a subject/object universe. It's a commitment to read, but if the book intersects with you at the right time of life (for me, college), then the effect can be blissfully disarming.
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The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis
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Welcome to Narnia, where nobody has genitalia.
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The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2003 by Dave Eggers
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The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2004 by Dave Eggers
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The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2006 by Dave Eggers
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“I knew more things than I could tell, and I felt something terrible was going to happen in a short time.”
Michael Paul Mason, Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath




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message 2: by Noran

Noran Miss Pumkin Just got your book, look forward to the read now!


message 1: by Lula

Lula Thank you for the invitation! Looking forward to reading "Head Cases". It's an important topic, especially with the injured soldiers returning from Iraq. Also something that happened to a family friend.

"Dead Men Walking" - read your excellent article in Discover.


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