Ann Kjellberg is Contributing Editor at The New York ­Review and Editor of the literary magazine Little Star. She is the literary executor of the estate of Joseph Brodsky. (July 2015)

IN THE REVIEW

The High Publishing Life

Muse

by Jonathan Galassi
Jonathan Galassi’s new novel, Muse, is built around a charming, if unlikely, premise: that an important American poet could become as famous as a pop star or a screen siren or an athlete. His heroine, Ida Perkins, created a sensation at age eighteen as a Bryn Mawr undergraduate with her …

NYR CALENDAR