It is hard to go wrong with Lewis Caroll and James Joyce and linquistic play.
More James Joyce at ANZ Lit Blog. I am enjoying her Joyce posts so much, I must start in on the Master myself. Dubliners first, then Ulysses, then Finnegans Wake. Everything good starts with a pile.
From Laila Lalami, this thought-provoking essay on “The Muslim Question” in The Nation. Is Europe’s answer “The New Inquisition“?
The Millions has recapped “A Year in Reading 2009“. I will not be writing any such entries until 2010, but I am glad others are working on a different calendar…..
Meanwhile, I am shocked, shocked to discover that the 2009 New York Times’ 100 Notables list is “Snoozeworthy“. The gambling I knew.
I can’t read this yet because Paul Auster’s Invisible is in my TBR, but maybe you can…..
And, finally, “Five American Masterpieces” you may not even know exist.