I received the list of books we'll be reading in the contemporary fiction craft course I'm taking next semester:

Author/ Title

Chris Ware, Jimmy Corrigan: The Smartest Kid on Earth

Jonathan Lethem: Motherless Brooklyn

Victor LaValle: The Ecstatic

Junichiro Tanizaki: The Key & Diary of a Mad Old Man

Jeffery Eugenides: The Virgin Suicides

Colson Whitehead: The Intuitionist

Jim Crace: Being Dead

Zadie Smith: White Teeth

Kelly Link: Magic for Beginners


Eric Beeny said...

Junichiro Tanizaki is awesome. Enjoy it...

ben spivey said...

I'm looking forward to reading it, I'll let you know what I think when I'm done with it.