“The most important writer in English in the second half of the twentieth century…Bellow’s oeuvre is both timeless and ruthlessly contemporary.” –Bryan Appleyard, Sunday Times
About the Author
Saul Bellow is the author of twelve novels and numerous novellas and stories. He has received three National Book Awards, the Pulitzer Prize, the Nobel Prize for Literature, and the National Book Award Foundation Medal for distinguished contribution to American letters.
Stanley Crouchs books include Notes of a Hanging Judge, The All-American Skin Game (Nominated for the National Book Award), and a novel, Dont the Moon Look Lonesome. He has received the Whiting Writers Award and a MacArthur Foundation "genius" award.