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Russell Banks: In Search of Freedom
Despite being a globally successful writer who has been published for over 30 years and is credited with two successful movies based on his work, there is but one prior study of Russell Banks's work in English, which is now nearly a decade old. Russell Banks: In Search of Freedom offers the only modern, complete commentary on his work and establishes Banks as one of the le ...more
Hardcover, 221 pages
Published June 16th 2010 by Praeger
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A comprehensive evaluation and analysis of the greatest American writer sicne William Faulkner. Banks is a master of the skewed or somewhat unreliable narrator and I explain what goes on and what works or doesn't. Banks became the poetic novelist Albert Camus wanted to be (if he had lived longer and if his publisher was a better driver).