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Michael Gorra

Michael Gorra’s books include Portrait of a Novel: Henry James and the Making of an American Masterpiece and The Saddest Words: William Faulkner’s Civil War. He teaches at Smith. (May 2021)

Edith Wharton, circa 1901; photograph by Zaida Ben-Yusuf

Losing the American Tone

Four Novels of the 1920s: The Glimpses of the Moon, A Son at the Front, Twilight Sleep, The Children

by Edith Wharton, edited by Hermione Lee

May 25, 2017 issue

Jhumpa Lahiri, Rome, February 2013

Daring

The Lowland

by Jhumpa Lahiri

October 24, 2013 issue

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