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Sunday, October 27, 2013
The President’s Hat by Antoine Laurain is a deceptively simple novel. Our current Sunday Arts Section (SAS) Book Club choice can be read as a simple fable or a complex satire.
Sunday, October 13, 2013
When it comes to a fun read, nothing beats The President’s Hat, our October Sunday Arts Section (SAS) Book Club choice by Antoine Laurain.
Sunday, October 13, 2013
In his advance praise of Gaiutra Bahadur’s Coolie Woman, 2012, MacArthur Fellow Junot Díaz heralds the work as “outstanding,” saying the author’s “meticulous research and tireless perseverance have re
Sunday, October 6, 2013
There are many directions in which book club readers can turn after they have finished our Sunday Arts Section (SAS) Book Club choice for September, The Dream of the Celt by Nobel Laureate Mario Varga
Sunday, October 6, 2013
Michael Anthony’s 32nd title, The Briefcase, is an enigmatic construction of a potentially everyday occurrence: it deals, in the main, with a heist, but the views surrounding this unlawful acquisition
Sunday, September 29, 2013
Coffee-table perspectives of T&T frequently succumb to artistic self-indulgence, superimposing an insincere patina of nationalistic sentiment onto what truly exists.
Saturday, September 28, 2013
As Irish author Colm Toibin points out in his review of the biographical novel The Dream of the Celt by Mario Vargas Llosa, “hardly any stories, other than accounts of violence and death,” exist about
Sunday, September 22, 2013
At first glance, The Dream of the Celt, our current Sunday Arts Section (SAS) Book Club choice, seems like a strange novel for Peruvian Nobel Laureate Mario Vargas Llosa to write.
Sunday, September 15, 2013
Sorry…I bought it, but I just don’t buy it.
Sunday, September 8, 2013
VS Naipaul’s The Middle Passage, George Lamming’s The Pleasures of Exile, Jamaica Kincaid’s A Small Place, Lorna Goodison’s From Harvey River and Edwidge Danticat’s Create Dangerously—not to mention B