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Publicate in Dilema si Dilema veche concomitent cu Mon Amour eBook #9734 alte citeva saptaminale din Statele Unite Scrisorile din New Orleans sint o colectie de tablete din viata americana anecdotice si satirice cu portrete. Even though I grew up in Louisiana and lived most of my life there I never really had any love for or desire to visit New Orleans For the first time I've read a book that makes me think I might have been missing out However it should be noted that Andrei Codrescu LA's Transylvanian poet in residence NPR commentator has the luxury of living the Bohemian life at least according to his writing If I had ever moved to New Orleans I have no doubt that I would have spent most of my time bussing tables and cleaning up the vomit and other bodily fluids of aforementioned Bohemians New Orleans Mon Amour is a collection of Codrescu's essays on the city from the twenty years up to and including Katrina The essays do get a little repetitive after a while but they give an interesting perspective from a person who is at least at first an outsider but never a tourist Codrescu celebrates the life food music culture and ghosts of New Orleans without letting you forget about the crime corruption and poverty from which it all sprung

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New Orleans Mon Amour Twenty Years of Writings from the CityDe personaje excentrice si relatari ale unor experiente personale Ele surprind „epoca de aur” a boemei orasului dar si caderea brutal provocata de uraganul Katrina„Am luat temperatura Americii si i am masurat alte se. This book is a charming collection of vignettes about New Orleans The author clearly loves his adopted city though he does not attempt to gloss over the poverty and corruption to do so would be unfair as they have lived there much longer than heNew Orleans is dead Like most dead things it decomposes or in other words is eaten by things much smaller than itself These tiny feasts are a parade the decadent formula by which the burden of pain and loss become something we can bear All of us humans who live in cities decompose our home — it is only in the suburbs that the frigid dream of perfection thwarts our natural urge to feastHere in Chicago we don't remember the great fire as a time when the city was lost I hope New Orleans finds its way to a similar rebirth