Voices
Books
September 26, 2011
The curious life of J. D. Salinger
Culture
January 03, 2011
Somerset Maugham was of one of the most widely read writers of the 20th century.
Books
August 30, 2010
Arthur Koestler was a man of controversy in death as in life.
Culture
July 05, 2010
Scholars have difficulty categorizing Muriel Spark; she has no identifiable precursors.
Culture
March 29, 2010
The life and work of Alexandr Solzhenitsyn
Books
March 30, 2009
What can the letters of Graham Greene tell us about the man?
Culture
March 30, 2009
What can the letters of Graham Greene tell us about the man?
Books
April 28, 2008
New and selected stories from Tobias Wolff, reviewed
Books
September 10, 2007
A review of essays by Anne Fadiman
Books
October 11, 2004
The urge to reveal ourselves to others is often stifled by prudence One of the rewards of writing novels is that the inner hidden self of an author can be mined brought to the surface and exhibited as fiction As the Joseph Conrad scholar Norman Sherry demonstrates in his authorized biography of