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Leland de la Durantaye

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.

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Philosopher Giorgio Agamben grapples with a humanity that has no work it must do.

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William Carter revisits the original C.K. Scott Moncrieff translation to celebrate the centennial of Swann's Way. Why turn back the clock?

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Italo Calvino's Letters 1941–1985.

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The Marriage Plot, Eugenides’s new novel, is about becoming an adult, about moving, marrying, and making mistakes.

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The Ethics of David Foster Wallace.

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Nabokov's Novel in Fragments.

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