Paul Theroux
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Reviews // 6 Articles
//Columns

The Absolution of Paul Theroux's 'Saint Jack' in a World Lacking Irony
6 Oct 2016 // 9:00 PM

The narrative of Paul Theroux's (and later Peter Bogdanovich's) Saint Jack offers a palliative to the high-priced hedonism taking place in an American-owned compound in Singapore.

//Reviews

Paul Theroux's 'Deep South' Takes Us Inside America's Third World
2 Sep 2015 // 9:05 PM

After a career spent traveling the world, Paul Theroux makes a revelatory journey through the blighted, wounded, struggling, well-armed, and resilient small towns of the American South.

Part Travel Fiction, Part Horror Story: Paul Theroux's 'The Lower River'
24 Jul 2012 // 6:10 PM

Paul Theroux's naive and arrogant protagonist tries to play savior, but finds that he is the one who needs saving when he is taken captive in Malawi.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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