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John Updike

  1. Chip Kidd’s 10 Favorite BooksJohn Updike, J.D. Salinger, and more.
  2. excerpt
    How John Updike Turned Everything in His Life to His Advantage in FictionAn excerpt from Adam Begley’s forthcoming biography.
  3. When Conan Met UpdikeDid Conan O’Brien have a tete-a-tete with John Updike at Harvard in 1984? The evidence says yes.
  4. typewriters
    For Sale: Updike’s TypewriterThe late John Updike’s Olympia “electric 65c” typewriter is expected to fetch $4,000 to $6,000 when it’s auctioned by Christie’s today.
  5. news reel
    Jonathan Lethem and Joseph O’Neill Remember Updike the Father Figure“I always wrote with the subconscious — or conscious — knowledge that who knows, Updike might read this.”
  6. obit
    Anderson: John Updike, EssayistHe was one of the greatest belletrists of all time — a master of the short, casual, elegant, whimsical, roving piece about absolutely anything.
  7. john updike
    Updike: Unpublished Thoughts on the Great Depression and Barack ObamaInsights, gleaned from personal experience, on the upside of the Great Depression and the importance of Barack Obama’s election.
  8. obit
    John Updike Dead at 76According to a statement from his publisher, John Updike died of lung cancer this morning.
  9. quote machine
    Daniel Craig Is Gonna Live ForeverPlus: Scarlett Johansson is nobody’s Juno.
  10. the industry
    George Clooney’s Brand Is Politics