Some of my work on Updike was discussed on The Dish with Andrew Sullivan.
Some of my work on Ross Macdonald was discussed on Pretty Sinister Books.
Here is my interview with superstar music impresario Wendy Starland.
Here is my interview with Pulitzer Prize nominee Olympia Vernon.
Here is my interview with the editor of Best American Short Stories, Heidi Pitlor.
Here is my interview with acclaimed artist Emil Kazaz.
My musing on John D. Macdonald, Travis McGee, and the chicks was picked up on The Rap Sheet.
Tripmaster Monkey by Maxine Hong Kingston
I once wrote an essay on this novel which you can find here:
One of the points I wanted to make was that reading this novel before the internet existed would for most readers be a very different experience than reading it with the net at your fingertips. I still think so today. Still a major read, either way.