The Second Coming of J.F. Powers
Asked to name the contemporary fiction writers he most admired, Saul Bellow answered with three, among them J.F. Powers, the author (at the time) of three volumes of short stories, and a novel, Morte d’Urban, which won the National Book Award for 1962. Al
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Carol Iannone reviewed Wendy Wasserstein’s Elements of Style in the September 2006 COMMENTARY.