Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
 India As It Happens
Rediff Labs will showcase innovative products that rediff is working on behind the scenes.
News   |   Images
Get Realtime News
on your webpage

About 119 results for "john updike"

A View From Space So Clear You Can See the Cars Moving
The Atlantic Cities

A View From Space So Clear You Can See the Cars Moving

Even from outer space, Fenway Park is immediately recognizable. That lyric little bandbox of a ballpark, as John Updike famously described it in 1960. Everything is painted green and seems in curiously sharp focus, like the inside of an ... Yahoo! Finance, 1 month ago

12 images for john updike

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 1 week ago
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 1 month ago
Harvard University Gazette, 2 months ago
Chronicle of Higher Education, 4 months ago
Chronicle of Higher Education, 4 months ago
Paste Magazine, 4 months ago
CBC, 5 months ago
MSN Philippines, 5 months ago
Atlantic Monthly, 5 months ago
Atlantic Monthly, 5 months ago

Book review: Skyfaring, discoveries unearthed in flight

For more than a decade when I was in my 20s and 30s, I was terrified to fly. Like John Updike's character Henry Bech, I had an especially morbid fear of "being dropped from the tail-end lavatory." Sometimes I made it as far as the boarding gate with ...
 Times of Oman1 month ago

Jean-Paul Bedard: I'm Running a Triple Marathon to Show the Resilience of Sexual Assault Survivors

It was the writer John Updike who said, "Surprisingly few clues are ever offered to us as to what kind of people we are." Yes, I'd have to say I agree with that completely. Here I am, almost 50 years old, still trying to uncover the man I am and ...
 Huffington Post Canada1 month ago

"You know how it is with fathers, you never escape the idea that maybe after all...

"You know how it is with fathers, you never escape the idea that maybe after all they're right." - John UpdikeFather's Day: 20 uplifting'Nothing good gets away,' wrote John Steinbeck to his son. Here, Martin Chilton picks ...
 Naija Lately1 month ago

REDUX HLDGS : The 100 best novels: No 88 Rabbit Redux by John Updike

John Updike is 20th-century American literature's blithe spirit, a virtuoso of language whose perfect pitch illuminated every line he wrote with an airy and zestful brilliance. He was always something of a miniaturist. His first hope was to be a ...
 4 Traders2 months ago

From Kenyon to literary stardom, Doctorow '52 remembered as generous, kind

E.L. Doctorow '52 studied at Kenyon under the tutelage of John Crowe Ransom, founding editor of the Kenyon Review. While at Kenyon, the esteemed author also taught Sunday school in Mansfield and spent many evenings playing folk songs on guitar, ...
 Individual.com5 days ago
The New Republic Online

How Joan Didion Became the Ultimate Literary Celebrity

J oan Didion and her husband John Gregory Dunne had lived in Brentwood, an affluent Los Angeles suburb, for two years, when they opened the newspaper one morning to find someone had organized a bizarrely intrusive prank. In the pages of the Los ...
 The New Republic Online1 week ago
Abu Dhabi National

Book review: Complex truths about inconvenient relationships in Juan Grabriel Vásquez's Lovers on All Saints Day

To date, Juan Gabriel Vásquez's fiction has played out in and around his native Colombia. The Informers (2009) was about a German Jewish family finding refuge in Colombia before the Second World War. The Secret History of Costaguana (2011) ...
 Abu Dhabi National10 hours ago
New Yorker

The Comparable Max

The essayist and caricaturist Max Beerbohm was one of the great figures of the late Victorian and Edwardian era in London—and then had a surprising Indian summer in America in the early nineteen-sixties, when Edmund Wilson wrote at length in his ...
 New Yorker3 days ago

I Married My Soulmate After 50

Just a few years ago, I was the ideal candidate to be an angry, jaded middle-aged spinster. I was an unemployed and broke single mom, and for lots of reasons, it was impossible for me to even consider the prospect of ever finding happiness. I ...
 Huffington Post4 days ago
Prev | Next
Personalize your Realtimeclose [x]
Add content to your personalized tab - My News
Add upto 6 topics of your interest:
for eg.2g Scam , World
Personalize the tabs display. ( You can add or remove the tabs )
AlertsGet updates on latest news & your favourite topics right in your inbox.Set an Alert|Manage your Alerts


Realtime News

on your Webpage

Add Widget >Get your members hooked!
Get updated on latest news & your favorite topics right in your inbox!
More     Less