Join John Summers, editor of Masscult and Midcult: Essays Again the American Grain, for a series of discussions about Dwight Macdonald. The events will be held in NYC, Chicago, Cambridge, and Washington DC this month.
Now available in its first English translation is Élisabeth Gille’s The Mirador: Dreamed Memories of Irène Némirovsky by Her Daughter. Gille’s imagined autobiography of her mother was first published in France in 1992.
BBC Radio 4 will broadcast its adaptation of Vasily Grossman’s Life and Fate in thirteen episodes, from September 18 - 25. The cast includes Kenneth Branagh, Greta Scacchi, Janet Suzman, David Tennant and Harriet Walter.