« Pollan and the American Food Paradox | Main | Eyes on Flannery »

March 28, 2009

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

Book lover

I also went to this reading and must say I was disappointed in Diaz' choice, which I found tedious and snarky in a leering sort of way. He got much better at working this type of subject matter by the time he wrote "Oscar Wao", infusing it with far more energy and style.

The comments to this entry are closed.

Books Read in 2019

  • Alistair Horne: A Savage War of Peace: Algeria 1954-1962 (1977, 1996)
  • Ward Just: Forgetfulness (2006)
  • Lawrence Durrell: Justine (1957)
  • Kate Zambreno: Appendix Project: Books and Essays (2019)
  • Sara B. Stein: My Weeds: A Gardener's Botany (1988)
  • Ryan Britt: Luke Skywalker Can't Read and Other Geeky Truths (2015)
  • Eric Vuillard: The Order of the Day (2017)
  • Laurie Blauner: The Solace of Monsters (2016)
  • Jerome Charyn: The Seventh Babe (1979)
  • Charles L. Black Jr. and Philip Bobbitt: Impeachment: A Handbook, New Edition, (2018)
  • Edited by Steve Lehman Ken LaZebnik and Andy Nelson: Basepaths: The Best of the Minneapolis Review of Baseball: 1981-1987
  • W. G. Sebald: Austerlitz (2001)
Browne_hires_large
The book that started it all...
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported
Blog powered by Typepad