This morning’s Slate carries my review of David Lodge’s latest novel, Deaf Sentence. As the book opens, an aging male scholar is looking down the blouse of a comely co-ed who has proposed a thesis on the linguistic properties of suicide notes . . .
I always keep a dictionary handy when reading you and this review is no exception. Do you think we could swap brains one weekend?
I'll give it back i promise... i think!
Peter D. Kramer is a psychiatrist and author. His books include Against Depression and Listening to Prozac. His new book, Ordinarily Well, will be published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in June.
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