Richard Selzer was born in 1928 in Troy, New York. He received his M.D. degree from Albany Medical College and did his surgical residency at Yale Medical School, which was interrupted by two years in the US Army. He and his wife, Janet, had three children. Dr. Selzer practiced surgery in New Haven and was associate professor of surgery at Yale University. He retired from his surgical practice.
The Discus Thrower Calany Meyers, Grade 4, Albion Park Public School Short Story 2015 There once was a girl who loved to throw Discus. She had the power and strength to throw 22 meters but she was shy. She tried but when she was in competitions she would be afraid to throw her best. Her name was Rachel, her dream was to be a professional Discus thrower. Rachel was only 8 years old. She knew it.
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The Doctor Stories Background by Richard Selzer. Mercy, Brute, and Four Appointments with the Discus Thrower” are several other stories within The Doctor Stories that are included in the “Literature and Medicine canon” as they go into the technicalities of medicine. This collection stays true to his signature tone and literary presence. His work is described to be “humane, observant.
The Discus Thrower - Dr. Coffman's English Classes. Keyword-suggest-tool.com The Discus Thrower Richard Selzer I spy on my patients. Ought not a doctor to observe his patients by any means and from any stance, that he might the more fully assemble evidence? So I stand in the doorways of hospital rooms and gaze. Oh, it is not all that furtive an.
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The Doctor Stories is Richard Selzer's selection of his own short stories, culled from three decades of writing, along with two new stories and an introduction detailing his literary beginnings. Drawing from his classic books, Selzer portrays the interactions of people at moments of crisis and drama. His signature style is apparent in every sentence: humane, observant.
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Richard Selzer, Four Appointments with the Discus Thrower. Susan Orlean, Meet the Shaggs. George Orwell, A Hanging. Tracy Kidder, from Among Schoolchildren. 16. Stories of Craft. Patricia Hampl, Memory and Imagination. Lisa Knopp, Perhapsing: The Use of Speculation in Creative Nonfiction. Kim Stafford, The Writer as Professional Eavesdropper. Sue Miller, from A Lecture on Revision. Colin.
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