Alan Hollinghurst on The Stranger’s Child

Monday, October 24, 2011

The Man Booker Prize–winning author Alan Hollinghurst talks about his latest novel, The Stranger’s Child, a century-spanning saga about a love triangle that spawns a myth, and a family mystery, across generations.


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Naomi from Scarsdale

Hard to believe one can discuss a book about homosexuality in the time of The Great War and not mention Pat Barker's superb Regeneration trilogy--fiction based brilliantly but creatively on the lives and work of Sigfried Sassoon, Rupert Brooke, and the gay psychiatrists who served in the trenches--literally and figuratively in those days. Stupendous novels.

Oct. 24 2011 02:07 PM

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