Tag Archives: Jonathan Franzen

A Bunch of Goddam 2015 Year-End Lists

Best Books of 2015 as selected by the N.Y. Times, Washington Post, Flavorwire, and other publications obsessed with Jonathan Franzen.

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Why New York’s Literary Crowd is Suddenly in Thrall to Hungarian Fiction

Hari Kunzru sees New York’s literary hipsters flocking to a translation that offers some meat and gristle to chew over.

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Identity Theory Staff Reading: March 2012

The Identity Theory staff reading list for March 2012 includes new stuff by Dan Chaon, Don Lee, Laird Hunt and more.

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Monday’s Margins: Sh*t Book Reviewers Say, Jo Nesbø, Jonathan Franzen

“I opened the door to the bite of marijuana and the vision of Strong with his boots unhooked and his pants off, passing a joint to the newest pretty-ish circus woman…”

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