Annalisa Quinn

Annalisa Quinn appears in the following:

Lena Dunham Really Isn't 'That Kind Of Girl'

Saturday, October 04, 2014

Dunham presents a charming, bumbling, confessional front in her new memoir, but critic Annalisa Quinn says it's only a partial portrait that skimps on revealing Dunham's true talent and ambition.


Book News: National Book Longlists Contain Some Surprises, Many Subtitles

Friday, September 19, 2014

Also: George R.R. Martin enters the political fray; Robert Darnton on censorship.


Book News: Fiction Longlist Is Out For The National Book Awards

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Also: A Jane Austen Festival sets a new record; Terrance Hayes on winning a MacArthur.

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Book News: A Q&A With Alison Bechdel, Cartoonist And MacArthur Winner

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Also: a biography of Joan Rivers; the nonfiction longlist for the National Book Award is announced.


Book News: Rankine, Glück On National Book Awards Longlist For Poetry

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Also: recently discovered letters by Jack Kerouac; Will Self doesn't like hipsters.


Book News: Agent Denies That Oscar Pistorius Is Writing A Memoir

Monday, September 15, 2014

Also: writers ask Amazon's board to end battle with Hachette; notable books coming out this week.


Book News: Wendy Davis' Book Tour Violates Ethics Code, Opponent Says

Friday, September 12, 2014

Also: E-book singles publisher Byliner is acquired by Vook; an excerpt of James Franco's new novel.


The Ecstatic Blankness Of Poet Louise Glück

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Reviewer Annalisa Quinn says the poems in Glück's new collection Faithful and Virtuous Night are lovely in places, but also misty, ambiguous and seemingly in love with their own haziness.


Book News: Millennials Reading More Than Older Americans, Study Finds

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Also: writing advice from Emma Straub; the legacy of John Updike.


Book News: Fantasy Novelist Graham Joyce Dies

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Also: Ursula K. Le Guin and Louise Erdrich will receive lifetime achievement awards; Judge Judy is giving away her new book for free.


Book News: Ex-Companion Of French President Publishes Memoir

Monday, September 08, 2014

Also: John Koethe has new poem; notable books coming out this week.


Book News: Catton, McBride Featured On Dylan Thomas Prize Shortlist

Friday, September 05, 2014

Also: finalists for the Dayton Literary Peace Prize; the history of creativity.


Book News: Unfinished Tennessee Williams Play Found

Thursday, September 04, 2014

Also: Edith Grossman on literary translation; a poem for James Foley.


Book News: Floating Library To Open On New York's Hudson River

Wednesday, September 03, 2014

Also: Sheila Heti on making art; Nick Cannon enters the (already heavily populated) world of celebrity children's books.

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Book News: New Haruki Murakami Book Coming Out In December

Tuesday, September 02, 2014

Also: the man who dug through John Updike's trash; a new biography of Robin Williams.


Book News: Born to Write? Bruce Springsteen To Publish A Children's Book

Friday, August 29, 2014

Also: the case for a more inclusive literary culture; health care and the modern writer.


Book News: Former Poet Laureate Robert Hass Wins $100,000 Poetry Prize

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Also: Leslie Jamison on a lonely whale; Ben Lerner on writing fiction.


Book News: Calif. Law Calls For Textbooks To Teach Significance Of Obama's Election

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Also: Kobo will release a waterproof e-reader; new poems from Idra Novey and Marylen Grigas.


Book News: Desmond O'Grady, Irish Poet (And Fellini Bit Actor), Dies

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Also: a lively defense of the font Comic Sans; Elissa Schappell on finding her muse.


Book News: First Superman Comic Soars To $3.2 Million At Auction

Monday, August 25, 2014

Also: an excerpt of Lena Dunham's new book; notable books of the week.