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The admen move on Lhasa

writing and culture in a virtual world

by Steven Heighton

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Anansi, Distributed in the U.S. by General Distribution Services in Concord, ON, Buffalo, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Heighton, Steven, 1961-,
    • Authors, Canadian -- 20th century -- Biography.,
    • Virtual reality.,
    • Canada -- Civilization -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSteven Heighton.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.H4443 Z464 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination155 p. ;
      Number of Pages155
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL760111M
      ISBN 100887845886
      LC Control Number97156785

      Interview: Steven Heighton on his new novel: immersed in Geddes June.1 "Lhasa Unlimited: The Metaphysics of Death in Steven Heighton's The Admen Move on Lhasa and "Translations of April. Dobozy, T. () Notes Edit. Lhasa De Sela. 64, likes 56 talking about this. Lhasa Out Now: : 63K.

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      Steven Heighton is the author of six previous books, including the award-winning story collections Flight Paths of the Emperor and On Earth As It Is; a book of essays, The Admen Move on Lhasa; and two volumes of poetry, The Ecstasy of the Skeptics, which was a finalist for the Governor General's Award, and Stalin's has won a number of literary awards, and his work has been. Address Book, The by Steven Heighton; Admen Move on Lhasa, The by Steven Heighton; Adultery by Richard B. Wright; Advice for Italian Boys by Anne Giardini; After River by Donna Milner; Age of Longing, The by Richard B. Wright; Alberta Fact Book, The by Mark Zuehlke; Alchemy of Happiness, The by Marilyn Bowering; Alexandria of Africa by Eric Walters.


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The title essay elegantly compares a work of art to a “living and visionary” city, in this case, Lhasa, Tibet. He contrasts art (and Lhasa) with advertising and schlock (and modern, planned cities.).

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See search results for this author. Are you an author. Author: Steven Heighton. The Admen Move on Lhasa Steven Heighton Acclaimed fiction writer and poet Steven Heighton confronts our society's growing preference for the virtual — in the media, in our modes of communication, in art, in war — as opposed to the visceral.

Toward the end of The Admen Move on Lhasa, Heighton writes of learning to read more engagingly to audiences by taking poets like Patrick Friesen, P.K.

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Heighton next published The Admen Move on Lhasa: Writing and Culture in a Virtual World, a collection of essays on subjects ranging from the essence of art to the nature of contemporary life. Zsuzsi Gartner, writing in Quill & Quire, deemed Heighton's book "passionate, honest, and somewhat noble.".

Steven Heighton is the author of numerous books, including award-winning stories: Flight Paths of the Emperor and On earth as it is; essays: The Admen Move on Lhasa; and poetry: Governor General's Award finalist The Ecstasy of Skeptics, The Address Book and Stalin's Carnival.

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Signed by the author. Earlier this morning I was reading an essay by the excellent Steven Heighton entitled "In the Suburbs of the Heart" from his book The Admen Move on Lhasa. Heighton was lamenting that a certain cowardice and gentility had overtaken contemporary poetry, those are my words not : Today's Book of Poetry.

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