Jane Kramer


Born
in Providence, R.I., The United States
August 07, 1938

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Jane Kramer has been a staff writer at The New Yorker since 1964 and has written the Letter from Europe since 1981.

Before joining the magazine, Kramer was a staff writer for the Village Voice; her first book, “Off Washington Square,” is a collection of her articles from that paper. She has published two collections of essays from The New Yorker, “Allen Ginsberg in America,” (1969) and “Honor to the Bride,” (1970), which was based on her experiences in Morocco in the late nineteen-sixties.

Since 1970, most of Kramer’s work for the magazine has covered various aspects of European culture, politics, and social history. Many of these articles have been collected in three books: “Unsettling Europe,” (1980); “Europeans,” (1988), which won the P
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Average rating: 3.66 · 387 ratings · 54 reviews · 22 distinct worksSimilar authors
Allen Ginsberg in America

3.92 avg rating — 106 ratings — published 1970 — 5 editions
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The Reporter's Kitchen: Essays

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Whose Art Is It?

3.61 avg rating — 56 ratings — published 1994 — 5 editions
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The Last Cowboy

3.53 avg rating — 36 ratings — published 1988 — 8 editions
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Politics of Memory:, The: L...

3.83 avg rating — 23 ratings — published 1996 — 2 editions
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Lone Patriot: The Short Car...

3.26 avg rating — 27 ratings — published 2002 — 5 editions
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Europeans

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Unsettling Europe

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Honor to the Bride

3.29 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 1991
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Jane Against the Grain: Awa...

4.33 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2014 — 5 editions
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