1. Ron Slate, who runs the thoughtful blog Above the Seawall, invited me and 11 other writers to recommend a recent work of fiction. I wrote about Lionel Shriver‘s new novel, The New Republic, which you may have heard is … Continue reading ?
Oh boy, the reading lists are just popping off today! Once you finish this one here, make your way over to Ron Slate’s The Seawall for a great, great list of poets recommending new and recent titles. The index of poets is as follows... Read Post
At New York they've started The Political Fictions Project, inviting 'seven writers to submit short stories featuring contemporary political figures'. Among the authors: Adam Haslett, Lionel Shriver, and Walter Kirn...... Read Post