- p. 279, The Best American Essays 2018.
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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.