Search for books, people and lists
Read This Twice
HomePeopleBooksMy Library 0Sign In

Glen Mazzara


Recommended Books

Glen Mazzara is an American television producer and writer. He is most well known for his work on The Shield, The Walking Dead and Damien.
4 books on the list
Sort by
Latest Recommendations First
The End of the Myth
From the Frontier to the Border Wall in the Mind of America
Greg Grandin - Jan 14, 2020 (first published in 2019)
Goodreads Rating
WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZEA new and eye-opening interpretation of the meaning of the frontier, from early westward expansion to Trump's border wall. Ever since this nation's inception, the idea of an open and ever-expanding frontier has been central to American identity. Symbolizing a future of endless promise, it was the foundation of the United...
Glen Mazzara
Feb 27, 2021
This phenomenal book by @GregGrandin explains so much about America. I can't say enough about it. Brilliant. Fascinating. Incredibly relevant. Absolutely essential reading.      source
A Bright Shining Lie
John Paul Vann and America in Vietnam
Neil Sheehan - Sep 12, 1988
Goodreads Rating
This passionate, epic account of the Vietnam War centres on Lt Col John Paul Vann, whose story illuminates America's failures & disillusionment in SE Asia. A field adviser to the army when US involvement was just beginning, he quickly became appalled at the corruption of the S. Vietnamese regime, their incompetence in fighting the Communists & thei...
Glen Mazzara
Jan 08, 2021
A Bright Shining Lie is one of the best books I’ve ever read. Amazing work.      source
Also recommended by
Jim HimesJonathan Cohn
Sister Outsider
Essays and Speeches (Crossing Press Feminist Series)
Audre Lorde - Aug 01, 2007 (first published in 1984)
Goodreads Rating
Presenting the essential writings of black lesbian poet and feminist writer Audre Lorde, Sister Outsider celebrates an influential voice in twentieth-century literature. In this charged collection of fifteen essays and speeches, Lorde takes on sexism, racism, ageism, homophobia, and class, and propounds social difference as a vehicle for action and...
Glen Mazzara
Aug 04, 2020
One of those books that really changes how you think. So beautifully written.      source
Also recommended by
Bianca Belair
Life with Picasso
Françoise Gilot - Jun 11, 2019 (first published in 1964)
Goodreads Rating
Françoise Gilot's candid memoir remains the most revealing portrait of Picasso written, and gives fascinating insight into the intense and creative life shared by two modern artists.Françoise Gilot was in her early twenties when, in 1943, she met the sixty-one-year-old Pablo Picasso. Brought up in upper-middle-class comfort and educated at Cambridg...
Glen Mazzara
Dec 07, 2019
Just finished this great book. An amazing read by a brilliant woman exploring all the complexities of being an artist - not just Picasso but herself as well. In all honesty, one of the best books I’ve ever read.      source