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Jonathan Lethem

  1. acting
    Edward Norton’s Slow Fade From GreatnessThere was a time when Norton was labeled the finest actor of his generation. So why don’t we talk about more of the roles that made him famous?
  2. further reading
    The Many Books That Inspired Jonathan Lethem’s The Feral DetectiveChandler, of course, but also Philip Pullman, Dawn Powell, Richard Brautigan, and Virginia Woolf’s biography of a dog.
  3. lit parade
    The Books Most Everyone Will Be Arguing About This FallIn a special, forward-looking seasonal edition of Lit Parade.
  4. fall preview 2018
    Jonathan Lethem Wrote a Mystery Novel to Beat His Trump BluesThe Feral Detective emphatically reasserts the notion that a novel can grapple with a cultural moment.
  5. books
    Jonathan Lethem on His New Novel and Bob’s PrizeA Gambler’s Anatomy is out now.
  6. artists talk to artists
    Jonathan Lethem Interviews the Front Man of the Band Winterpills“I mean, how do you do better than that, just as a human?”
  7. sunday reads
    Sunday Reads: Talking Heads, Wire, and Sci-FiThings to focus on instead of working off that brunch.
  8. chat room
    Jonathan Lethem on John Carpenter’s They Live and His Own Move to CaliforniaOn the potential remake: “Why not cast an authentic homeless person?”
  9. motherless socal
    Jonathan Lethem Leaving BrooklynAnd moving to California.
  10. beefs
    Bret Easton Ellis Has Good Sense to Hate EntourageGood for him!
  11. vulture reading room
    Jonathan Lethem Loves Chris Mullin, Is Confused by the Sports GuyLethem: “I felt starved for something booklike in this book-resembling object.”
  12. vulture reading room
    The Vulture Reading Room Takes on the Sports GuyWas watching John Stockton play really “like being trapped in the missionary position for two decades”?
  13. the industry
    Steven Spielberg Pulls Out of HarveyPlus: Jonathan Lethem! Joey Lauren Adams! Werewolves!
  14. jonathan lethem
    Lethem’s New SongCheck out “Stalking Horses,” the new jam from I’m Not Jim.
  15. 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.”
  16. right-click
    Question: Are We Not Men? Answer: We Are the Killers!Plus: Jonathan Lethem’s band!
  17. quote machine
    Diablo Cody Doesn’t Know If She’ll Ever Write Another Highbrow, Artsy Movie Like ‘Juno’Plus: James Bond not interested in spying for the other team.
  18. news reel
    Is Jonathan Lethem Writing a ‘Gossip Girl’ for Grown-ups?Lethem tells us his new book is a “long, strange novel about the Upper East Side.” So, obviously, it’ll be like Gossip Girl, right?
  19. the early-evening news
    Led Zep Not Ded Yet?Plus Klaxons, Kevin Costner, and the New Yorker Festival.
  20. news reel
    Jonathan Lethem Argues With Music Geeks