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A Writer’s World: Jonathan Lethem on literature and his decades-long career: Jonathan Lethem is the award-winning author of Motherless Brooklyn and other novels. His latest book is an inside look at his thoughts on literature. 104 more words

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An adolescent explores frontiers within and without in Jonathan Lethem’s ‘Girl in Landscape’

By Matthew E. Milliken
April 21, 2017

Jonathan Lethem’s 1998 novel Girl in Landscape is a coming-of-age tale set on an alien world.

The story unspools from the point of view of 13-year-old Pella Marsh. 883 more words


Richard Linklater's A Scanner Darkly: Details for upcoming special edition Blu-ray

A Scanner Darkly may be one of those films you think you’ve heard of but haven’t seen yet and so, in my eyes, this is the perfect opportunity to get on-board for something truly original and intriguing. 192 more words

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Jonathan Lethem on Writers, Disney Movies, and Cat Videos

The ineffable and prolific Jonathan Lethem has struck again, this time with his delightfully engaging second collection of essays More Alive and Less Lonely: On Books and Writers… 1,676 more words


Review: The Blot (2017) by Jonathan Lethem

It’s not often that I come across a novel that squanders its potential so much as The Blot. That may sound harsh, but it’s true. 666 more words

Book Reviews

"Gun, With Occasional Music" by Jonathan Lethem Review

Gun, With Occasional Music

Author: Jonathan Lethem

Release Date: March 1994

This book was recommended to me as a read alike for Haruki Murakami. Through the first 3/4 of the book I didn’t see the similarities as this felt like a fast paced neo-noir more along the lines of Philip K Dick or even China Mieville. 161 more words