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The Cutting Edge Of The Pen

The Cutting Edge Of The Pen

  The gracious Leonard Lopate of WNYC Radio moderated a meeting of literary luminaries Martin Amis and Olga Slanikova in an entertaining event at The New York Public Library On Saturday June 2, 2012 as part of The Festival of Russian Arts, a celebration of literature,...

Celebration of the Stories of John Cheever

Celebration of the Stories of John Cheever

The Center For Fiction hosted a stimulating Celebration of the Stories of John Cheever on the evening of May 31, 2012.  Writers Susan Minot, Rick Moody, and Elizabeth Strout each read a Cheever short story special to them, followed by a few...

The Gormenghast Trilogy

The Gormenghast Trilogy

If one were to compare writer/artist Mervyn Peake's Gormenghast Trilogy to an actual painting, one might choose the Garden of Earthly Delights by Hieronymus Bosch for its painstaking detail and mesmerizing story. The Gormenghast Trilogy, consisting of Titus Groan,...

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