Jonathan Lethem

Jonathan Lethem is the best-selling author of 12 novels, including The Feral Detective, The Fortress of Solitude, and Motherless Brooklyn, winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award. The Arrest is his 12th novel. He currently teaches creative writing at Pomona College in California.


ARTICLES FEATURING JONATHAN

Jonathan Lethem, the Elephant Man

What "Lucky Alan" underscores about Jonathan Lethem, and what sets him apart from the rest of the herd, is his ability to speak to multiple interpretive communities at the same time....


The Exegete

Crazy people generally don’t know they’re crazy and Dick’s abiding awareness of the dubious nature of his visions makes him at worst a pathetic figure...


Half Termite, Half Elephant

A shotgun blast of multitentacled musings, it splatters the author's obsessions across the cultural landscape...


A Wilderness of Contradictions: On Soft Skull’s Deep Focus Series


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