Paula Fox’s News From the World: How the author of Desperate Characters balances chaos and control.
Is DeLillo Equating Survivors of 9/11 With Terrorists?
The Nearly Palpable Lure of Large Events
Michael Chabon’s The Yiddish Policemen’s Union.
Primo Levi’s A Tranquil Star.
Taking issue with Daniel Mendelsohn’s Lost.
Jonathan Safran Foer’s Unusual Talent
Jonathan Safran Foer vs. Günter Grass
Does a Wildly Imaginative Novel Have To Be Believable?
The strange new issue of McSweeney’s.