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Sam Anderson

September 14, 2009 | The Book Review
Sussex Chainsaw Massacre

The horrification of Jane Austen.

August 31, 2009 |
King’s ‘Dome’ Tome

To many fans, Stephen King’s 1978 novel The Stand is his masterpiece.

August 31, 2009 |
Sam Anderson’s Want-to-Reads

What our critic is most eager for this fall.

August 10, 2009 | The Book Review
Incoherent Vice

My Thomas Pynchon problem.

August 3, 2009 | The Book Review
Moby-Dick in the Desert

Unplug the phone. There’s a new William T. Vollmann book.

July 13, 2009 | Feature
Stalking the Stranger

Albert Camus and the pleasures of literary obsession.

June 12, 2009 | Reading Room
Diagnosis: The Spread of Viral Culture

Contemplating Bill Wasik’s tome on the Internet age, And Then There’s This.

June 8, 2009 | Feature
Letterman vs. Mini-Letterman

What will losing Leno do to Dave?

May 25, 2009 | Features
In Defense of Distraction

Twitter, Adderall, lifehacking, mindful jogging, power browsing, Obama’s BlackBerry, and the benefits of overstimulation.

May 25, 2009 | Feature
What to Read This Summer

Reality rules, even on the beach.

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