Alan Howard

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Life and story go hand in hand in Margot Livesey’s “The Boy in the Field.”

Margot Livesey: “The Boy in the Field”

Life and story go hand in hand in Margot Livesey’s “The Boy in the Field.”

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Daphne Merkin discusses what normative means, the concept of a normal looking life, and her new novel, “22 Minutes of Unconditional Love”.

Daphne Merkin: “22 Minutes of Unconditional Love”

Daphne Merkin discusses what normative means, the concept of a normal looking life, and her new novel, “22 Minutes of Unconditional Love”.

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From the archives: obliquely about Zadie Smith's "On Beauty", this intense, abstract conversation is about what a novel is.

Zadie Smith: “On Beauty”

From the archives: obliquely about Zadie Smith's "On Beauty", this intense, abstract conversation is about what a novel is.

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