New Letters
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Kathleen Norris

Poetry, essay

Interviewed by: Angela Elam

Catalog Number: 20100625, 20101231

A forgotten word returns in the book ACEDIA & ME by writer Kathleen Norris. She examines acedia, a kind of emotional sloth, and weaves personal experiences with the feeling, which was once one of the ´┐Żeight bad thoughts´┐Ż that became the seven deadly sins.

| Interview Year: 2010 | Genre: Poetry, essay |

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