John McAlley

John McAlley appears in the following:

A 'Great Day At Sea' For A Brit Aboard An American Carrier

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

One of the most enviable aspects of Geoff Dyer's intellect is how nomadic it is. With dazzling authority and acuity, he has roamed over subjects as varied and dense as jazz (But Beautiful), photography (The Ongoing Moment), D.H. Lawrence (Out of Sheer Rage), and the perfect doughnut (the title essay ...


From Tiny To Tome, The Best Gift Books Of 2011

Tuesday, December 06, 2011

There is an important distinction to be made between a great book and a great gift book. Last month, the curious minds at W.W. Norton published a fascinating nonfiction keeper called The Great Big Book of Horrible Things: The Definitive Guide to History's 100 Worst Atrocities. In its own thoughtful ...