We look forward to seeing you on your next visit to the library. Find a location near you.

The Opposite of Loneliness: essays and stories
(eAudiobook)

Book Cover
Your Rating: 0 stars
Star rating for

Average user rating: 3.5 stars
User ratings:
5 star
 
(1)
4 star
 
(0)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(1)
1 star
 
(0)
Contributors:
Published:
[United States] : Tantor Media, Inc., 2014.
Content Description:
1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 42 min.)) : digital.
Status:

Description

Marina Keegan's star was on the rise when she graduated magna cum laude from Yale in May 2012. She had a play that was to be produced at the New York International Fringe Festival and a job waiting for her at the New Yorker. Tragically, five days after graduation, Marina died in a car crash. As her family, friends, and classmates, deep in grief, joined to create a memorial service for Marina, her unforgettable last essay for the Yale Daily News, 'The Opposite of Loneliness,' went viral, receiving more than 1.4 million hits. She had struck a chord. Even though she was just twenty-two when she died, Marina left behind a rich, expansive trove of prose that, like her title essay, captures the hope, uncertainty, and possibility of her generation. The Opposite of Loneliness is an assem­blage of Marina's essays and stories that, like The Last Lecture, articulates the universal struggle that all of us face as we figure out what we aspire to be and how we can harness our talents to make an impact on the world.

Also in This Series

More Like This

Other Editions and Formats

More Copies In LINK+

Loading LINK+ Copies...

More Details

Format:
eAudiobook
Edition:
Unabridged.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781494521257, 1494521253

Notes

Restrictions on Access
Instant title available through hoopla.
Participants/Performers
Read by Emily Woo Zeller.
Description
Marina Keegan's star was on the rise when she graduated magna cum laude from Yale in May 2012. She had a play that was to be produced at the New York International Fringe Festival and a job waiting for her at the New Yorker. Tragically, five days after graduation, Marina died in a car crash. As her family, friends, and classmates, deep in grief, joined to create a memorial service for Marina, her unforgettable last essay for the Yale Daily News, 'The Opposite of Loneliness,' went viral, receiving more than 1.4 million hits. She had struck a chord. Even though she was just twenty-two when she died, Marina left behind a rich, expansive trove of prose that, like her title essay, captures the hope, uncertainty, and possibility of her generation. The Opposite of Loneliness is an assem­blage of Marina's essays and stories that, like The Last Lecture, articulates the universal struggle that all of us face as we figure out what we aspire to be and how we can harness our talents to make an impact on the world.
System Details
Mode of access: World Wide Web.

Reviews from GoodReads

Loading GoodReads Reviews.

Citations

APA Citation (style guide)

Keegan, M., & Zeller, E. W. (2014). The Opposite of Loneliness: essays and stories. Unabridged. [United States], Tantor Media, Inc.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Keegan, Marina and Emily Woo, Zeller. 2014. The Opposite of Loneliness: Essays and Stories. [United States], Tantor Media, Inc.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Keegan, Marina and Emily Woo, Zeller, The Opposite of Loneliness: Essays and Stories. [United States], Tantor Media, Inc, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Keegan, Marina, and Emily Woo Zeller. The Opposite of Loneliness: Essays and Stories. Unabridged. [United States], Tantor Media, Inc, 2014.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

Staff View

Grouped Work ID:
415b86f9-d954-5b72-1bfa-30650d6bd00d
Go To Grouped Work

Hoopla Extract Information

hooplaId11412164
titleThe Opposite of Loneliness
kindAUDIOBOOK
price2.51
active1
pa0
profanity0
children0
demo0
rating
abridged0
dateLastUpdatedJan 15, 2023 12:08:02 AM

Record Information

Last File Modification TimeNov 23, 2023 02:49:33 AM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeJul 15, 2024 02:10:19 AM

MARC Record

LEADER02755nim a22004575a 4500
001MWT11412164
003MWT
00520231027110514.1
006m     o  h        
007sz zunnnnnuned
007cr nnannnuuuua
008231027o2014    xxunnn eo      z  n eng d
020 |a 9781494521257 |q (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
020 |a 1494521253 |q (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
02842 |a MWT11412164
029 |a https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/ttm_9781494521257_180.jpeg
037 |a 11412164 |b Midwest Tape, LLC |n http://www.midwesttapes.com
040 |a Midwest |e rda
099 |a eAudiobook hoopla
1001 |a Keegan, Marina, |e author.
24514 |a The Opposite of Loneliness : |b essays and stories |h [electronic resource] / |c Marina Keegan.
250 |a Unabridged.
2641 |a [United States] : |b Tantor Media, Inc., |c 2014.
2642 |b Made available through hoopla
300 |a 1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 42 min.)) : |b digital.
336 |a spoken word |b spw |2 rdacontent
337 |a computer |b c |2 rdamedia
338 |a online resource |b cr |2 rdacarrier
344 |a digital |h digital recording |2 rda
347 |a data file |2 rda
506 |a Instant title available through hoopla.
5111 |a Read by Emily Woo Zeller.
520 |a Marina Keegan's star was on the rise when she graduated magna cum laude from Yale in May 2012. She had a play that was to be produced at the New York International Fringe Festival and a job waiting for her at the New Yorker. Tragically, five days after graduation, Marina died in a car crash. As her family, friends, and classmates, deep in grief, joined to create a memorial service for Marina, her unforgettable last essay for the Yale Daily News, 'The Opposite of Loneliness,' went viral, receiving more than 1.4 million hits. She had struck a chord. Even though she was just twenty-two when she died, Marina left behind a rich, expansive trove of prose that, like her title essay, captures the hope, uncertainty, and possibility of her generation. The Opposite of Loneliness is an assem­blage of Marina's essays and stories that, like The Last Lecture, articulates the universal struggle that all of us face as we figure out what we aspire to be and how we can harness our talents to make an impact on the world.
538 |a Mode of access: World Wide Web.
6500 |a United States.
6557 |a Biographies. |2 lcgft
6557 |a Literature. |2 lcgft
7001 |a Zeller, Emily Woo, |e reader.
7102 |a hoopla digital.
85640 |u https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11412164?utm_source=MARC&Lid=hh4435 |z Instantly available on hoopla.
85642 |z Cover image |u https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/ttm_9781494521257_180.jpeg