The great novelist, essayist and prose stylist William H. Gass died last week at 93. This tribute show is composed of excerpts from previous Bookworm conversations with Gass.
Dec. 14, 2017
Eighty-seven-year-old, William Gass discusses his new book of essays on the art of crafting words into prose.
Apr. 19, 2012
The greatest living writer of prose in English explores his deepest influence: Rainer Maria Rilke. In this conversation, we witness the interpretation of two modern masters.
Nov. 11, 2004
Author William H. Gass discusses the evolution and style of his thirty-years-in-the-making new novel, finally published this month.
Mar. 13, 1995
American novelist, short story writer, essayist, critic; former Professor of Philosophy at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri
Michael Silverblatt’s favorite books of the year (in no particular order).
Dec. 13, 2017
from Arts & Culture Stories