Signposts in a Strange Land: Essays by Walker Percy

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Signposts in a Strange Land: Essays

A captivating collection of writings on Southern life by one of the masters of American literature
Published just after Walker Percy’s death, Signposts in a Strange Land takes readers through the philosophical, religious, and literary ideas of one of the South’s most profound and unique thinkers. Each essay is laced with wit and insight into the human condition. From race relations and the mysteries of existence, to Catholicism and the joys of drinking bourbon, this collection offers a window into the underpinnings of Percy’s celebrated novels and brings to light the stirring thoughts and voice of a giant of twentieth century literature.

'“Moving pieces of nonfiction . . .” —Boston Sunday Globe“Percy is a brilliantly breathtaking writer.” —The New York Times Book Review'
A captivating collection of writings on Southern life by one of the masters of American literature
Published just after Walker Percy’s death, Signposts in a Strange Land takes readers through the philosophical, religious, and literary ideas of one of the South’s most profound and unique thinkers. Each essay is laced with wit and insight into the human condition. From race relations and the mysteries of existence, to Catholicism and the joys of drinking bourbon, this collection offers a window into the underpinnings of Percy’s celebrated novels and brings to light the stirring thoughts and voice of a giant of twentieth century literature.

'“Moving pieces of nonfiction . . .” —Boston Sunday Globe“Percy is a brilliantly breathtaking writer.” —The New York Times Book Review'
Publisher: Open Road Media ISBN: 9781453216378 Pages: 428