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In this, his first collection of essays, saunders trains his eye on the real world rather than the fictional and reveals it to be brimming with. In the best of the dispatches in “the braindead megaphone,” he travels along the mexican-american border between brownsville, tex, and. George saunders is the author of nine books, including the novel lincoln in the bardo, which won the man booker prize, and the story collections pastoralia and .
The title essay of george saunders' the braindead megaphone invites the reader to imagine a person at a party with a megaphone. The braindead megaphone by george saunders the solace of open spaces, by gretel ehrlich arguably, by christopher hitchens i feel bad. The brain-dead megaphone by george saunders (2009-03-16) by saunders, george ( author ) [ the braindead megaphone ] sep-2007 [ paperback .
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