- p. 279, The Best American Essays 2018.
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- Back Cover, The Best American Essays 1993.
JOSEPH EPSTEIN is the editor of The American Scholar. His essays and stories have appeared in Commentary, The New Criterion, Harper's, The Hudson Review, and The New Yorker. His most recent book, a collection of familiar essays, is Once More Around the Block, published by W. W. Norton. His new collection of literary essays, to be entitled A Better Class of Goods, will appear sometime next year.
- The Best American Essays 1987 (p. 316). Ticknor & Fields.
ADAM GOPNIK, editor, is the author of Paris to the Moon, Through the Children's Gate, and The King in the Window. He is a staff writer at The New Yorker.
MARY OLIVER, editor, winner of the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize for poetry, was recently awarded an honorary doctorate of humane letters from Tufts University. Her eighteen previous books of poetry include The Truro Bear and Other Adventures, Red Bird, Thirst, and New and Selected Poems, Volume One and Volume Two. Oliver lives in Provincetown, Massachusetts.
- Back Cover, The Best American Essays 2009.
CHRISTOPHER HITCHENS, editor, is a contributing editor to Vanity Fair and a visiting professor of liberal studies at the New School. He is the author of numerous books, including works on Thomas Jefferson, Thomas Paine, George Orwell, Mother Teresa, Henry Kissinger, and Bill and Hillary Clinton, as well as his international bestseller and National Book Award nominee, God is Not Great. His memoir, Hitch-22, was published in 2010.