May 24, 2018

On “The Death of the Novel”

By Aatif Rashid

Declaring that the novel is dead sometimes feels like a pastime as old as the novel itself. Even men in the nineteenth century would lament how the novel was being […]

February 20, 2013

William Styron’s Paper Skin, etc.

By Natalie Shapero

The top five surprises from the newly released Selected Letters of William Styron (Random House, 2012): 5. A yacht party with JFK and Jackie. In a letter to his father in […]