Nation Topics - Autobiography and Memoir
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Warm and unaffected, Philip Glass’s memoir is nothing like his music.
Today, Albert Camus is still alive but changed, thanks to the art of David Oelhoffen and Kamel Daoud.
The New York Times columnist discusses his new book, Fire Shut Up in My Bones.
Art Spiegelman’s twitchy irreverence
What more could a young writer want than to spend hours and hours with the greatest author alive?
Failing upward at the Democratic Leadership Council with Al From.
Ralph Lemon’s Come Home Charley Patton
How did everything a writer had known and loved come violently apart?
For the novelist James Lasdun, being stalked online is like “swallowing a cup of poison every morning.”
A Russian novelist’s fight, in life and art, to see the world afresh in all its cruelty and splendor.