The Gift: How the Creative Spirit Transforms the World by Lewis Hyde

The Gift: How the Creative Spirit Transforms the World

Lewis Hyde

480 pages first pub 1979 (editions)

nonfiction art philosophy challenging informative reflective slow-paced

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"A classic. . . . If you want to write, paint, sing, compose, act, or make films, read The Gift." --from the Introduction by Margaret Atwood A modern classic cherished by many of the greatest artists of our time, The Gift is a brilliant, life-chan...

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informative 83%
reflective 75%
challenging 58%
inspiring 16%
hopeful 8%

Pace

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medium 23%

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