Russell Banks is an American author. Over a five-decade career, he has published 13 novels, six collections of stories, and two books of poetry. Two of his novels, Continental Drift (1985) and Cloudsplitter (1998), were finalists for the Pulitzer Prize, and two others, Affliction (1989) and The Sweet Hereafter (1991), were made into award-winning films. He lives in Miami and upstate New York.
A Remembered World: On Russell Banks’s “Foregone”
Russell Banks’s new novel “Foregone” is his most metafictional work to date....