An American Jew: A Writer Confronts His Own Exile and by Steven Pressfield,Shawn Coyne

By Steven Pressfield,Shawn Coyne

"Deeply own and profoundly moving...An American Jew has stuffed me with the affection and satisfaction for my brothers and sisters, the kids of Israel."-- Randall Wallace, writer of BRAVEHEART and director of HEAVEN IS FOR REALSteven Pressfield grew up assuming he used to be like all different child in his red-white-and-blue, Sunday-School attending, Christmas-tree adorning suburb. Then at age 13 he figured out he used to be in truth now not a member of that tribe, yet of a really diverse one. 5 many years later, in November 2011, Pressfield boarded an El Al jet sure for Israel. in the end, he'd devoted to learning and writing THE LION'S GATE, a publication that might ultimately combat with the riddle of his personal id. What he discovered as an artist and a guy within the 3 years it took to accomplish the paintings is the topic of AN AMERICAN JEW, an on-the-front-lines account of the inventive process...in all its splendidly confounding forms.

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