Topic: Richard Ford
"The Rapture is ... a surprisingly rich metaphor for growing older and living with loss," says Perrotta of the end-time theme in "The Leftovers."
08/24/2011 05:05 pm
George Pelecanos's 17th and latest novel, "The Cut," chronicles the seamy side of Washington, D.C.
08/12/2011 12:30 pm
After 48 years of happy marriage, Joyce Carol Oates experiences widowhood.
02/16/2011 06:05 am
A Thanksgiving story that offers a dark view of America at the close of the 20th century.
11/28/2010 08:05 am
The Guardian asked a cluster of well-known authors for their tricks of the trade. Some of their answers may surprise you.
02/23/2010 12:29 pm
01/30/2009 12:00 am
Readers write about "the race card," enhanced interrogation techniques, a shorter voting season, and outsourcing defense.
03/11/2008 01:00 am
Hyped-up charges of bias distract from the real work of correcting racial inequalities.
03/06/2008 12:00 am
Many revert to former careers or, like Dee McMahon, look for new ones.
01/09/2008 12:00 am