Articles by Joan Silber

December 5, 2008

A Year in Reading: Joan Silber 0

Joan Silber, a finalist for the National Book Award and the Story Prize for Ideas of Heaven, teaches at Sarah Lawrence College and lives in New York City. Her most recent novel is The Size of the World. My two favorite books this year were a new and an old. I loved Margot Livesey’s new […]

June 27, 2008

Pleasures and Disturbances: Reading Abroad 2

This guest post comes to us from Joan Silber. Joan Silber’s most recent book is the novel, The Size of the World, described as “magnificent fiction” by Publishers’ Weekly. She is the author of Ideas of Heaven, Finalist for the National Book Award and the Story Prize, and four other works of fiction, including Household […]