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Monthly Archives: August 2010
Here is a profile of Denis Johnson that you might find useful as you read your way through Jesus’ Son.
Edna and I had started down from Kalispell, heading for Tampa-St. Pete where I still had some friends from the old glory days who wouldn’t turn me in to the police. Here’s a brief list of what Richard Ford accomplishes … Continue reading
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Novels Call me Ishmael. —Herman Melville, Moby-Dick (1851) Lolita, light of my life, fire of my loins. —Vladimir Nabokov, Lolita (1955) I am an invisible man. —Ralph Ellison, Invisible Man (1952) You don’t know about me without you have read a book by … Continue reading