Come here to talk about Uwe Johnson's Anniversaries, covering August 5 - 11, 1968.
Maggie O'Farrell's Hamnet is an exceptional book that draws our attention away from Shakespeare to tell a story of the grief and disillusionment suffered by his wife while the poet was away building his legacy.
The 2020 Booker Prize longlist has been announced!
This week's New Yorker fiction is Bryan Washington's "Heirlooms," an excerpt, or, as they call it here, an adaptation from Washington's forthcoming novel Memorial.
Come here to talk about Uwe Johnson's Anniversaries, covering July 29 - August 4, 1968.
Here are some of my thoughts on Abbas Kiarostami's 1997 film, Taste of Cherry, which has just been re-released in a new home video edition by The Criterion Collection.
This week The New Yorker takes us back to a classic, Shirley Jackson's "The Lottery."
Come here to talk about Uwe Johnson's Anniversaries, covering July 22 - 28, 1968.
The Criterion Collection has announced what they'll be releasing in October of 2020.
This weeks The Criterion Collection is releasing a Blu-ray upgrade of the classic screwball comedy The Lady Eve. Starring Barbara Stanwyck and Henry Fonda, it's a delightful film and a welcome release.