J.M. Coetzee

J.M. Coetzee is Professorial Research Fellow at the University of Adelaide. He is the author of seventeen works of fiction, as well as ­numerous works of criticism and translation. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2003. (September 2019)

The Making of Samuel Beckett

The Making of Samuel Beckett

The Letters of Samuel Beckett, Volume 1: 1929–1940

edited by Martha Dow Fehsenfeld and Lois More Overbeck

April 30, 2009 issue

Irène Némirovsky: The Dogs & the Wolves

David Golder, The Ball, Snow in Autumn, The Courilof Affair

by Irène Némirovsky, translated from the French by Sandra Smith, with an introduction by Claire Messud

November 20, 2008 issue

The Poet in the Tower

Poems and Fragments

by Friedrich Hölderlin, translated from the German by Michael Hamburger

October 19, 2006 issue

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