“The Writing Master,” Thomas Eakins (Wikimedia Commons)
The Literary Life
James Wood and the Art of Criticism

In his new career-spanning collection, the esteemed book critic James Wood affirms his credo: “Literature teaches us to notice.”

Published on: January 10, 2020
Matt Hanson is a contributing editor at The Arts Fuse, Boston’s online independent arts and culture magazine. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in the New Yorker, the Baffler, Guardian, the Millions, the Smart Set, and Three Quarks Daily.
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