Winter Sleep review: Palme d'Or winner from a master of slow cinema
But Winter Sleep is composed mostly of long conversations that skirt big ideas as Aydin and his associates attempt to disentangle the threads of his infuriating personality. In that sense, the picture has the shape and feel of a character study by Saul ...
Saul Bellow, la vie d'Augie et autres fantaisies
écrivait Saul Bellow à Michel Déon le 29 mai 1954 à propos de la traduction des Aventures d'Augie March, son troisième roman, paru aux États-Unis six mois plus tôt. On peut supposer que Déon, qui avait découvert à New York un Bellow encore totalement ...
Phil Klay Nabs Fiction Prize at National Book Awards
The winners are the most recent additions to a list of literary greats who have won in previous years, including William Faulkner, Ralph Ellison, John Cheever, Bernard Malamud, Philip Roth, Norman Mailer, Saul Bellow, Alice Walker, and Colum McCann.
His Own Man
New York Times
This week, Jonathan Miles reviews Richard Ford's “Let Me Be Frank With You,” the fourth book narrated by the remarkably ruminative New Jerseyan Frank Bascombe. In a 2006 interview with The Guardian, Ford recalled writing the first Bascombe novel, “The ...