John Updike was the author of more than 60 books, eight of them collections of poetry. His novels, including The Centaur, Rabbit Is Rich, and Rabbit at Rest, won the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and the William Dean Howells Medal of the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He died in January 2009.
Paradise Lost: On (Finally) Reading John Updike
After avoiding Updike her whole life due to his misogynist reputation, Meghan O'Gieblyn reads and reflects on Couples....