Lawrence Lipking

Facts and Dreams
February 23, 2012

In Fictions of the Cosmos, Frédérique Aït-Touati flicks her finger and dismantles the bars that separate science and literature.

The Trouble with Genius
July 07, 2011

What happened to Bobby Fischer? That question has haunted millions of fans, and it provides a biographer with a great opportunity and a curse. The opp

Female Difficulties
October 08, 2001

Fanny Burney: A Biography By Claire Harman (Alfred A.