William Giraldi is author of the novel Busy Monsters and fiction editor for the journal AGNI at Boston University.
In an age of inane Twitter commentary, “likes,” and instant publication, one of the few critics... MORE
William Giraldi on how critic Terry Eagleton escaped his Marxism long enough to write a book about... MORE
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What if what we’re seeking should be the pursuit of happiness?... MORE
Last month when William Giraldi negatively reviewed a new novel, he found himself in the midst of a... MORE
For a generation Lionel Trilling was the only critic that mattered as a new book by Adam Kirsch... MORE
Jose Saramago might have won the Nobel, but the great Portuguese novelist is António Lobo Antunes. MORE