Out this week: The Vanishing Princess by Jenny Diski; Three Daughters of Eve by Elif ?afak; One Station Away by Olaf Olafsson; The World Goes On by László Krasznahorkai; and No Time to Spare by Ursula le Guin. For more on these and other new titles, go read our most recent book preview.
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Award-winning polyglot Turkish author Elif ?afak has been accused of plagiarism by a translator in Turkey, where her newest novel Iskender was released on August 1.
Heidi Julavits on the life and work of the late writer Jenny Diski, whose new story collection, “The Vanishing Princess,” is now out from Ecco.
Frederick Tuten recalls the first fan letter he ever wrote to novelist Jenny Diski in his 1999 interview with the author for BOMB Magazine. The post Remembering Jenny Diski appeared first on The Millions.
If you didn’t like Elif Batuman’s gut-punch to MFA writing (“Get A Real Degree”) in this issue of the London Review of Books, might I suggest Jenny Diski’s cudgeling of self-help lit in the LRB’s Diary essay?