September 13, 2010

ShortTakes

By Grant Johnson

Happy Dahl Day (and month!) “And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Those […]

June 1, 2009

Location, Location, Location

By Cody Walker

Nabokov wrote The Real Life of Sebastian Knight under unusual circumstances. In a 1941 letter to Edmund Wilson (penned long before their famous feud), he tells his new friend, “I […]