Reviews // 4 Articles
The Inevitable Death of Julian Barnes and Everyone Else
16 Dec 2009 // 4:00 PM
According to Julian Barnes, the fear of death is "the most rational thing in the world." But denying the certainty of death also can be a rational act, at least until that time when it is not.
'Levels of Life' Is, on One Level, a Meditation on Julian Barnes’ Grief
5 Nov 2013 // 9:05 PM
Levels of Life is also an exercise in form, an exemplar of the inadequacy of any one literary form for expressing certain sentiments and theses.
'The Sense of an Ending': A Jury of His Peers
9 Jan 2012 // 4:02 PM
A sense of an ending to Julian Barnes's Booker Prize-winning novel is ours to create.