Posts Tagged ‘Benjamin Francis Leftwich’

ToDo ToDay: Ben Lerner! Lost Rhino Beer Dinner! French Montana!

The setup for Ben Lerner’s debut novel, 2011’s Leaving the Atocha Station, and the acclaim that followed it might persuade you that the publishing industry remains stubbornly dysfunctional. Its hero, Adam, is a bright young poet from the Midwest on a fellowship in Madrid, and the plot focuses on little more than him pondering his lassitude. [...]