Ann Beattie
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Can One Make a Story Out of an Enigma?: 'Mrs. Nixon'
3 Jan 2012 // 3:02 PM

This book may not enlighten us at all about Mrs. Nixon, but it reveals the erudite workings of writer and educator Ann Beattie.

'Walks With Men' Serves Up a Stew of Little Common Sense Mixed With Hopeless Love
24 Aug 2010 // 4:00 PM

Many women have had a man who shook everything up, including a bedrock of self-respect, only to depart in some absolute, final way, leaving her to sort out the pieces.


Ann Beattie's 'The State We’re In' Doesn’t Settle for Easy Solutions
17 Aug 2015 // 8:05 PM

Who are we? How do we navigate the world or each other? These have long been Beattie’s signature concerns.

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The Hills Are Alive, But Nobody Else Is in 'The Happiness of the Katakuris'

// Short Ends and Leader

"Happiness of the Katakuris is one of Takashi Miike's oddest movies, and that's saying something.

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