For a Sontag geek like me this was pure pleasure (at Lit Hub).
I love, love Sara Gran’s novels, especially her Claire De Witt series. My smash note over at CrimeReads.
Full text finally available on the Believer website: I wrote about my former professor, Richard Poirer, for The Believer.
My pan — I mean fair but tough review — of Alain de Botton’s series of How To books from The School of Life at the LARB.
I wrote about my wonderful teacher Richard Poirier for The Believer, or as they put it: EMERSONIAN PRAGMATIST AND PRESCIENT HIGH-LOW CULTURAL CRITIC RICHARD POIRIER BELIEVED THAT READING “DENSE” LITERATURE WAS LIKE MANUAL LABOR, OR HAVING SEX