Rachel Cusk's 'Aftermath' is Maddening
25 Sep 2012 // 6:10 PM
Aftermath chronicles author Rachel Cusk’s decade-long marriage. Cusk has always been a brutally direct, brusque writer without time for niceties. Aftermath is no exception. But this time, some readers may feel Cusk has gone too far.
The Bradshaw Variations: The Misery of Your Company
24 May 2010 // 5:00 PM
In Cusk's latest acidic take on English suburban life, something is bound to happen, but it may not be redemptive. Nearly everyone in The Bradshaw Variations remains unhappy.