Saturday Nov 16
The Millions (A Blog about Books)
The Marriage Plot Problem
Have novels about love lost their gravitas as women's liberation and divorce culture have taken over? Adelle Waldman doesn't think so.
Why the Marriage Plot Need Never Get Old
In the opening of Jeffrey Eugenides' novel "The Marriage Plot," an English professor complains that contemporary life has been disastrous for the novel.
The Winnipeg Free Press
To twerk or not to twerk? That is the question this week as Glee turns its attention to the sort-of dance that has the TV-watching world all in a tizzy since Miley Cyrus bumped her business into Robin Thicke at the MTV VMAs.
This Week in Fiction: Jeffrey Eugenides
Charlie D., the protagonist of this week's story, " Find the Bad Guy ," is a radio consultant in Texas.
Jeffrey Eugenides to bring new stories, advice for aspiring authors to Syracuse lecture series
Jeffrey Eugenides, author of "The Marriage Plot" and "The Virgin Suicides," will speak at the Rosamond Gifford Lecture Series on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at the Crouse Hinds Theater at the Oncenter.