Navel-gazing with a social purpose
Meghan Daum has been a weekly Op-Ed columnist at the Los Angeles Times since 2005. Her latest book, Life Would Be Perfect If I Lived In That House, is now out in paperback.
"The Ghost of Books: Past, Present, and Future" is an experiment not in terror and not necessarily Dickensian.
Reading Didion’s prose has always been an aural experience as much as a literary one, as much about rhythm and intonation.