In The Patagonian Hare, Claude Lanzmann Writes with Picturesque Clarity    Claude Lanzmann’s memoir The Patagonian Hare, is an honest and charming account of an incredible life. Lanzmann fills the pages with anecdotes recalling significant moments in his life that prepared him to create one of history’s greatest films, Shoah.

Berlin International Film Festival, the Berlinale. nearly people attend. Top 20 films compete for Golden and Silver Bear awards

Like her previous memoir about her father -- the acclaimed and prismatic Fun Home -- Are You My Mother? blends textbook academia, beautifully emotive drawings, and generous confessions to find some familial recovery after years of discord.  http://www.popmatters.com/pm/review/157287-are-you-my-mother-a-comic-drama-by-alison-bechdel/

Alison Bechdel is the author/artist of Dykes to Watch Out For comic strip and the award-winning graphic memoir

'Vanessa and Her Sister' Is Enchanting #books #bookreview

Schedule plenty of reading time this month, because January is jam-packed with exciting new releases. Debut authors like Michael Christie join award-winning

William S. Burroughs' Ugly Spirit, Resurrected

“After one look at this planet any visitor from outer space would say ‘I want to see the manager.” ― William S. Burroughs, The Adding Machine: Selected Essays

#EthelPayne's gripping accounts of black life in post-World War II America provided critical information that was largely missing from mainstream #journalism.

Ethel Paynes gripping accounts of black life in post-World War II America provided critical information that was largely missing from mainstream journalism.

Paul Strohm's Chaucer's Tale tells how #Chaucer's fall from political favor in London elevated his literary ambitions in rural retreat.

Paul Strohm's Chaucer's Tale tells how fall from political favor in London elevated his literary ambitions in rural retreat.

#NickHornby's FUNNY GIRL Is Sedate Despite Its Swinging ‘60s London Setting

Nick Hornby's 'Funny Girl' Is Sedate Despite Its Swinging London Setting

Matthew Thomas Tackles Dementia in His Ambitious First Novel, 'We Are Not Ourselves'

At one point, Thomas gave up his teaching job because the desire to finish his writing had outweighed the desire to achieve financial security. Such passion is evident in the pages of his novel.

'The Struggle for Pakistan' Masterfully Summarizes a Country's Troubled #History | Dr. #AyeshaJalal's thorough survey will remain the definitive history of #Pakistan for decades to come.

Ayesha Jalals thorough survey will remain the definitive history of Pakistan for decades to come.


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