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Since the inception of the best american essays in 1986 as a trade book title, robert atwan has been series editor he has published reviews and essays in a range of periodicals and edited many other literature anthologies atwan most recently edited two collections of poetry with a biblical theme: chapters into. I was in high school when series editor robert atwan kicked off the best american essays with the inaugural volume guest edited by elizabeth hardwick i knew very little about literary essays then, but my initiation in college was profound, and i soon joined the revolution by the time susan sontag's volume appeared in.
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