Rita Dove: On the Bus with Rosa Parks
“So what if we were born up a creek and knocked flat with the paddle, if we ain’t...
92Y / The Paris Review Interview Series: Arthur Miller with Christopher Bigsby
Posted on March 25, 2016 This conversation between Arthur Miller and Christopher Bigsby, a collaboration between 92Y’s Unterberg...
75 at 75: Elif Batuman on Haruki Murakami
Posted on Jan 31, 2014
I first discovered Haruki Murakami in 1994, when I was in high school....
75 at 75: J. Michael Lennon on Norman Mailer
Posted on Oct 17, 2013
Norman Mailer was 75 in May of 1998 and had just published a...
92Y / The Paris Review Interview Series: Norman Mailer with George Plimpton
Posted on March 25, 2016 This conversation between Norman Mailer and George Plimpton, part of a collaboration between...
92Y / The Paris Review Interview Series: Peter Matthiessen
Posted on March 24, 2014
It’s broad daylight, good visibility, yet mountains move. You perceive that the so-called...
92Y / The Paris Review Interview Series: William Styron
Posted on December 10, 2013
Not long ago I received in the mail a doctoral thesis entitled “Sophie’s...
92Y / Paris Review Interview Series: Robert Fagles with Patricia Storace
Posted on June 29, 2015 There are about twenty-seven hundred years that separate the two traditions, and the trick...
William Trevor: Teresa’s Wedding and The Piano Tuner’s Wives
The Irish master William Trevor reads two of his stories from the 92nd Street Y stage, Teresa’s Wedding...
James Salter: Burning the Days
Richard Ford has said that “ Salter writes American sentences better than anybody writing today.” Judge for yourself...
75 at 75: Caryl Phillips on Derek Walcott
Posted on Mar 31, 2014
After the hub-hub of the audience settling down and then a light spattering...
92Y / The Paris Review Interview Series: John le Carré with George Plimpton
Posted on March 25, 2016 This conversation between John le Carré and George Plimpton, part of a collaboration...
92Y / The Paris Review Interview Series: Horton Foote with Frank Rich
Posted on April 6, 2015
Of course, New York is a series of small towns, isn’t it. You...
Cynthia Ozick reads Henry James
In one of her many appearances at the Poetry Center, Cynthia Ozick reads Henry James’s short story “Greville...
75 at 75: Victor LaValle on Jamaica Kincaid
Posted on Oct 14, 2013
Jamaica Kincaid is one of the funniest writers around. Press play on the...