Annalisa Quinn appears in the following:
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Critic Heller McAlpin says readers picking up Paulo Coelho's new Adultery in search of deep philosophical insight on marital infidelity and a lack of cliches might be better off with Madame Bovary.
Monday, August 18, 2014
Also: the virtues of Fanny Price; notable books coming out this week.
Friday, August 15, 2014
Also: J.D. Salinger's house is for sale; Lois Lowry says dystopian fiction is "passé."
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Also: X-Files star Gillian Anderson is writing a book; a new poem by Graham Hillard.
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Also: summer bikini tips from Anne Sexton; an excerpt from a new book by book jacket designer Peter Mendelsund.
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Also: a history of novels written entirely in dialogue; the subversiveness of Harriet the Spy.
Monday, August 11, 2014
Also, an interview with Ursula Le Guin; notable books coming out this week.
Friday, August 08, 2014
Also: James Patterson pretends to be Jeff Bezos; journalist and author Jim Frederick has died.
Thursday, August 07, 2014
Also: Portlandia's Carrie Brownstein will complete Nora Ephron's unfinished screenplay for Lost in Austen; finalists for the FT/McKinsey Business Book of the Year are announced.
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
Also: 5,000 new words have been added to the official Scrabble dictionary; Marie-Helene Bertino on failure.
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Also: The queen of England's former press secretary is reportedly writing a book about the royal family; Sheila Heti interviews Joan Didion.
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Her family said they were going on a vacation. But Nimco Ali was taken to a woman who performed genital mutilation. Now Ali is helping the more than 100,000 girls in the U.K. possibly at risk.
Monday, August 04, 2014
Also: the war diaries of Siegfried Sassoon have been digitized; notable books coming out this week.
Friday, August 01, 2014
Also: Hilton Als on Flannery O'Connor; Stephen Burt on poetry.
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Also: a novel by Oscar Hijuelos will be published posthumously; Stephen Marche on the inevitability of literary failure.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Also: Rand Paul plans to come out with a book in 2015; Jesse Ventura was awarded almost $2 million in a defamation suit.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Also: Linda Gregerson has a new poem in The New Yorker; allegations of sexual harassment at the country's biggest comic book convention.
Monday, July 28, 2014
Also: an excerpt of Haruki Murakami's new book; notable books coming out this week.
Friday, July 25, 2014
Also: Brian McGreevy on horror writer Angela Carter; why poetry and computer engineering go together.
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Also: President Obama will give the 2013 National Medal of Arts and National Humanities Medal to 21 artists, writers, academics and journalists; Katie Crouch on Sylvia Plath.