Bret Lott

Bret Lott is the author of fourteen books. He has served as Fulbright Senior American Scholar and writer-in-residence at Bar-Ilan University in Tel Aviv, spoken on Flannery O’Connor at the White House, and was a member of the National Council on the Arts from 2006 to 2012. “On Posterity” is from the forthcoming book After Montaigne: Contemporary Writers Cover the Essays, to be published in March 2015 by the University of Georgia Press. He teaches at the College of Charleston.

Winter 2015

On Posterity

By Bret Lott

All the traffic that I have in this with the public is, that I borrow their utensils of writing, which are more easy and most at hand; and in recompense […]