John Irving: A Son of the Circus, Part 1

bw941114john_irving.jpgA Son of the Circus
Part 1 of a 2-part conversation with John Irving, who has written a vast (633 page) novel set largely in India, a country he visited for a month. How did he do it? How does he build his intricate narrative roller coasters? (Part 2)


Michael Silverblatt