Two very different memoirs by Michael Hainey and Aleksandar Hemon find literature and meaning in their lives in the Windy City. By Chris Wallace.
Chris Wallace is a writer living in New York. His work has appeared in The Paris Review, GQ, The Los Angeles Review of Books, BOMB, and The New York Times among others.
The Freedom author went to a deserted island to write Farther Away. Chris Wallace checks into the Bowery Hotel to read the hot new book everyone’s talking about.
The peripatetic Dyer nimbly explores Andrei Tarkovsky’s Stalker, a film that has obsessed the author since he first saw it 30 years ago.