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Unreliable Narrators

'I Am No One,' A Conversation with Patrick Flanery

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 07.11.2016 | Books
Mark Rubinstein

Photo: Andrew van der Vlies Patrick Flanery earned a B.F.A. in film at NYU and worked in the film industry before moving to the U.K, where he complet...

Teaching the Greeks and Critical Thinking -- Part 3: No Right or Wrong Way of Teaching

Frank Breslin | Posted 05.24.2016 | Education
Frank Breslin

There will be successes and failures, and there will also be some question marks about how it all went, which is very normal when you're breaking new ground. The important thing is a willingness to try, and if you make a mistake, to make it gracefully, and just carry on.

'A Man of Genius,' A Conversation with Lynn Rosen

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 05.02.2016 | Books
Mark Rubinstein

Photo: Lynn Rosen Lynn Rosen has lived in the Midwest, on the East Coast, and in Japan. After earning three graduate degrees at the University of Roc...

'The Widow,' A Conversation with Fiona Barton

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 02.16.2016 | Books
Mark Rubinstein

Fiona Barton is a British journalist who, while working for the Sunday Mail and the Daily Telegraph, spent a great deal of time in court covering trials. This exposure provided the creative spark for Fiona's debut novel.

'The Winter Girl,' a Conversation With Matt Marinovich

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 01.19.2016 | Books
Mark Rubinstein

The Winter Girl, his second novel, finds Scott and Elise, a young married couple, living in a house owned by Elise's father who is in the hospital, dying of cancer. While Elise spends her days at the hospital, Scott becomes fixated on the summer house next door.

'Disclaimer' -- A Conversation With Renee Knight

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 05.22.2016 | Books
Mark Rubinstein

Renee Knight worked for the BBC directing arts documentaries before turning to writing. She has had television and film scripts commissioned by the BBC, Channel Four, and Capital Films. Disclaimer is Renee's first novel.

Thug Notes Talks 'Lolita': 'I Hope You Like R. Kelly'

Posted 01.28.2014 | Comedy

"Man, this nasty, y'all." And so, Sparky Sweets, PhD sums up what happens between Humbert Humbert and his forbidden love Lolita... but Sweets doesn...

17 Unreliable Narrators In Literature

Posted 02.21.2013 | Books

"If you really want to hear about it..." opens Holden Caulfield's narration in J.D. Salinger's The Catcher In The Rye. Yet can we believe a word this ...

Top 10 Unreliable Narrators

The Guardian | Henry Sutton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Something strange happened to unreliable narrators in the mid-20th century: they became a little more reliably unreliable, and a lot nastier. In the l...