For Janowitz, the patriarchal American family is a prison, which subjugates and erases brilliant, sensitive women.
June 3, 2015
I’ll do anything I need to do to stay looking as fresh as a fucking daisy.
January 30, 2013
Over the course of the trilogy . . . the Great War proceeds senselessly, destroying all in its wake. But a series that begins by being about the ways in which individual psyches experience and process the catastrophic consequences of War, with a capital W, also becomes a study of the more private and idiosyncratic internal wars that arise from the complexities of class, family, and sex.
February 2, 2012
The novel, then, delineates the evolution of 20th-century gay experience as a kind of marriage plot writ large.
September 9, 2010
Even my earliest LA memories have been reshuffled as a result of imbibing Less Than Zero.