Roth on Roth

“It is not true that every writer isthe teller of one tale,” writes Adam Kirsch in his TNR review of Roth Unbound: A Writer and His Books , “but it is close to being true of Roth. . . . . Continue Reading »

Company Man

A third of the way through John Grisham’s Pelican Brief many years ago, I recognizedDarby Sharp, the novel’s protagonist: She was Julia Roberts. Sure nuff, Roberts played the role in the . . . . Continue Reading »