Dateline: Ryan Zee
Ryan Zee graduated from Muhlenberg College with Highest Honors in English. His undergraduate thesis examined the role of narration in the work of Junot Díaz. He has been published in The Rumpus, The Ploughshares Literary Blog, and Daily-Download.com. You can find more of his thoughts on books on his blog http://bookpotato.wordpress.com.
The Story of My Life raises the question: what if Helen Keller had been poor?
Eckhart Tolle and David Foster Wallace appear to share a certain surprising interest.
Steinbeck shows us that grand treasures and grand illusions are sometimes one and the same.
Salman Rushdie's novel Haroun and The Sea of Stories offers us insight into why we read.