Gustave Flaubert

How Flaubert Changed Literature Forever
December 12, 2014

"Flaubert gave birth to Nabokov on one side and to Hemingway on the other."

Gustave Flaubert Was Not A Realist
May 08, 2014

Despite what you may have been taught. 

Lydia Davis Is the Perfect Writer for the Twitter Era
April 07, 2014

Too distracted by technology, lack of sleep, or your kids to focus on anything longer than a list? Here’s one of Lydia Davis’s stories, “Bloomington,” from her latest collection, Can’t and Won’t, in its entirety.

Gustave Flaubert Is Still An Enigma
December 12, 2013

Gustave Flaubert remained misunderstood for decades.