Alexander Theroux is an award-winning novelist, poet, and teacher whose prose works include Laura Warholic or, The Sexual Intellectual, Estonia, and the two artist monographs The Strange Case of Edward Gorey and The Enigma of Al Capp. Anthony Burgess chose his novel Darconville’s Cat as one of the 99 greatest postwar novels. He lives on Cape Cod in West Barnstable, Massachusetts with his wife, the artist Sarah Son, and their two daughters, Shenandoah and Shiloh.
The Anatomy of Finickiness: On Alexander Theroux’s “Einstein’s Beets: An Examination of Food Phobias”
Who knew Mussolini didn't like mashed potatoes? Geoff Nicholson enjoys Alexander Theroux's latest....