Patricia Vigderman

Patricia Vigderman

Patricia Vigderman’s most recent book is The Real Life of the Parthenon (Ohio State University Press, 2018). She is the author of Possibility: Essays Against Despair (Sarabande, 2013) and The Memory Palace of Isabella Stewart Gardner (Sarabande, 2007). She lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Spring 1999

Almost No Center

By Patricia Vigderman

Almost No Memory By Lydia Davis. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1997. 194 pages. $21. Break It Down by Lydia Davis. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1986. 177 […]

City of Losses

By Patricia Vigderman

The Roman cemetery for those not sheltered by the Roman Catholic faith, and therefore ineligible to be buried within Rome’s walls, is idiosyncratically neighbored by an actual pyramid, constructed as […]