Articles tagged the anthologist

Nicholson Baker’s Enthusiasms and Passionate Obsessions

Nicholson Baker writes from his enthusiasms, which are many and ever changing. Among other things, his books have focused on sex, John Updike, public libraries, and pacifism and World War II. His latest, The Anthologist, is his love letter to poetry.

READ more

18 Sep 2009 // 4:00 AM

Nicholson Baker laughs gently, a little nervously, when his work is praised. (Embarrassment? Joy?) The 52-year-old American writer, whose eighth novel, “The Anthologist,” a rich

READ more
//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

READ the article