The Unwanted Sound of Everything We Want

A Book About Noise

By Garret Keizer
(PublicAffairs, Paperback, 9781610391108, 400pp.)

Publication Date: March 2012

Other Editions of This Title: Hardcover

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“Shrewd…. As the effortlessly intelligent Mr. Keizer points out, noise is among the thorniest class issues of our time, and we tend to utterly ignore its meanings.”—New York Times

About the Author

Garret Keizer is a contributing editor to Harper’s Magazine, a recent Guggenheim Fellow, and the author of five acclaimed books. His essays and poems have appeared in The Los Angeles Times, Mother Jones, The New Yorker,, and The Village Voice. He lives with his wife in northeastern Vermont.

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