Percival Everett

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Thursday, March 8 2012

Talk About Getting Lost In a Book: Our Favorite Fiction of 2011

Read this book, pass it on to those who deserve it, and be thankful that the world contains artists like...


Reviews

Tuesday, February 26 2013

'Percival Everett by Virgil Russell' Toys with Voice and Identity, and Bonds Between Father and Son

Percival Everett by Virgil Russell is a pas-de-deux for father and son. But don’t come to this expecting anything you can find on a greeting card. This is still a Percival Everett novel, after all.


Monday, February 13 2012

'Erasure' Is Bitter, Vicious, Hilarious and Extremely Important

Percival Everett's on-target satire eviscerates everyone from Oprah to your English professor.


Wednesday, July 22 2009

I Am Not Sidney Poitier by Percival Everett

By saying Not is not Sidney Poitier, the reader is tempted to compare him to Sidney Poitier just as the characters do, when the author is pointedly saying that we shouldn’t.


Tuesday, December 4 2007

The Water Cure by Percival Everett

Percival Everett, an innovative writer of contemporary fiction, tells a story violent and crude, yet captivating in The Water Cure.


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