From Infermiterol to Verbaluce, contemporary literature is awash in invented prescribables. The novelist Jonathan Lethem diagnoses the malaise.
In his new collection of essays, “The End of the End of the Earth,” Franzen complains about groups that emphasize climate change at the expense of conservation.
Authors including Kate Atkinson, Lauren Groff and Jonathan Lethem will also give talks and read from their new works this fall.
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The letter, written by PEN America, reads in part: “Vibrant, open intercultural dialogue is indispensable in the fight against terror and oppression.”
The network said that production would begin next year, and that the limited series would run over two years; Todd Field will direct.