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Artificial Wilderness

Sven Birkerts / Author, Sven Birkets / Author David R. Godine

``If recent fiction consisted exclusively of American postmodernists, modern literature would be in deep trouble, contends Birkerts. In this latest gathering of brilliant essays, he examines the decline of humanist faith, a theme that links an international community of writers,'' remarked PW. (Apr.)