A Book of Silences
“In some ways, ‘Chalk’ takes readers on a failed journey.” John Glassie on Joshua Rivkin’s new biography of Cy Twombly....
ART & ARCHITECTURE
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
John Glassie is the author of A Man of Misconceptions, a biography of the 17th-century polymath Athanasius Kircher, which was a New York Times Book Review “Editor’s Choice.” He has written for The Believer, The New York Times Magazine, the New Republic, the Paris Review Daily, and other publications. He is also the author of a photo book, Bicycles Locked to Poles, and lives in Brooklyn, New York.