Growing up among Catholic friends in Maryland, Jennifer Gilmore wanted to be part of that community. But even after receiving communion, she still felt like an outsider.
Philip Roth says he’s “done.” Has he run out of things to write? Or has he run out of ways to shock?
A.M. Homes calls her new work a ‘midlife coming-of-age novel,’ which makes ‘May We Be Forgiven’ sound sweet or langorous. In truth, it’s neither.
‘Tempest’ shows Bob Dylan toying with his usual concerns: women, mortality, social justice and the the wide and beautiful sound and landscape of America.