With the rare exception of Marilynne Robinson and the late John Updike, contemporary literary fiction is secular. There is no God, but the god of narration. This tendency — however problematic, if one is a believer — has only enriched the ... Boston Globe, 1 month ago
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12:58 PM ET 1:05:25 Oscar-nominated actor Ethan Hawke on his banner year, and memories of Robin Williams. Enterprising collector Paul Moran on how John Updike's trash became his treasure. Dr. Ildiko Tabori on the mental health of comedians and ...CBC, 1 month ago
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It's notcool to like the writing of John Updike . But it's the right thing to do. Over at The New Republic , William Deresiewicz reminds us why : Updike strikes me as the kind of writer who is going to be rediscovered, and who is going to keep ...National Review, 1 month ago
Based on the novel by John Updike and the Warner Bros. Motion picture; book and lyrics by John Dempsey ; music by Dana P. Rowe ; orchestrations by William David Brohn; direction, Shaun Kerrison ; choreography, Lisa Stevens ; music ...Broadway World, 1 month ago
John Updike said, Were past the age of heroes and hero kings. … Most of our lives are basically mundane and dull, and it's up to the writer to find ways to make them interesting. After the release of my book, Finding Mr. Righteous , I have a ...Town Hall, 1 month ago
this coolly played piece in the Atlantic , in which Adrienne LaFrance interviews the man who shall henceforth be known as the Updike bin diver, Paul Moran, becomes perhaps evenBig News Network, 1 month ago
By Michael Lindgren, A rude and brainless subculture of fascist drunks, Hunter S. Thompson wrote of sportswriters covering the 1973 Super Bowl. Thompson's full-gonzo assault on his erstwhile peers remains far livelier than anything in John ...Washington Post, 1 month ago Review, Football: Great Writing about the National Sport, edited by John Schulian Washington Post, 1 month ago
Boston's new literary district includes more than 80 historical sites. CREDIT: Massachusetts Cultural Council There's John Updike's Beacon Street home, the old Atlantic Monthly offices on Arlington, Jack Keroauc's watering hole in the Theatre ...Metro.us, 3 weeks ago
As the summer wears on, with training camps and preseason play still off in (what feels like) the distant future, we turn our attention to the past. Join us as we while away a few late-summer moments recalling some of the most scintillating slams of ...Yahoo Philippines News, 2 months ago
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