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Leland de la Durantaye, Gardner Cowles Associate Professor of English at Harvard University, is author of Style Is Matter: The Moral Art of Vladimir Nabokov.
Philosopher Giorgio Agamben grapples with a humanity that has no work it must do.
Leland de la Durantaye
William Carter revisits the original C.K. Scott Moncrieff translation to celebrate the centennial of Swann's Way. Why turn back the clock?
Italo Calvino's Letters 1941–1985.
The Marriage Plot, Eugenides’s new novel, is about becoming an adult, about moving, marrying, and making mistakes.
The Ethics of David Foster Wallace.
Nabokov's Novel in Fragments.
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Shellyne Rodriguez, Billy Anania
Carmen Lea Dege
David Theo Goldberg
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