Maria Russo

Maria Russo appears in the following:

The Scope Of The 20th Century In Sweeping, Sprawling 'Joy'

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Goliarda Sapienza's sprawling, posthumously published epic, The Art of Joy, follows the life of Modesta, born in Sicily on the first day of the 20th century. Reviewer Maria Russo says...


What's Eating Her? A Writer Meditates On Food And Loneliness

Tuesday, July 09, 2013

Novelist Kate Christensen has written a food memoir like no other. Although the author's food writing is enchanting, says reviewer Maria Russo, the sloppy, thrilling, innovative Blue ...


Heartbreaking Choice Sets Siblings On Separate, Unequal Paths

Thursday, May 23, 2013

A poor father sells his daughter to a wealthy, childless couple, dividing her from her beloved brother and setting a chain of stories in motion in Khaled Hosseini's And the Mountains ...