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James Franco: Summer Reading Part 5: A Visit From the Goon Squad

In A Visit From the Goon Squad, Jennifer Egan created a network of characters and places that is both as solid and as open ended as life. The book is the perfect blend of accessible writing, innovative design and literary pedigree.
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Get Out: Writing Class with a Pulitzer Winner

United States / New York : The Local: Fort-Greene (4 years ago)

Long Island University's Summer Writers Lab will feature Jennifer Egan, a Fort Greene resident and author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning "A Visit From the Goon Squad." Read Post

Jennifer Egan On How ‘The Sopranos’ Influenced Her Latest Novel

Entertainment : Speakeasy - WSJ.com (4 years ago)

Jennifer Egan's new novel, "A Visit From the Goon Squad," has a cast of characters to rival an Altman movie. But Speakeasy was most intrigued by Lou, a '70s-era record producer and unreconstructed ladies man that Egan says was influ... Read Post

Jennifer Egan’s ‘Goon Squad’ Wins National Book Critics Circle Award

Entertainment : Speakeasy - WSJ.com (4 years ago)

Jennifer Egan won the National Book Critics Circle award for her novel "A Visit From the Goon Squad," besting Jonathan Franzen's more publicized "Freedom." Read Post


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