Forgot your password?  

Critical Essay | Critical Review by Brian Evenson

This literature criticism consists of approximately 1 page of analysis & critique of Critical Review by Brian Evenson.
This section contains 295 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Critical Review by Brian Evenson - Critical Review by Brian Evenson

Critical Review by Brian Evenson

SOURCE: Evenson, Brian. Review of Flights of Love, by Bernhard Schlink. Review of Contemporary Fiction 22, no. 1 (spring 2002): 142-43.

In the following review, Evenson compliments the range of stories in Flights of Love.

The author of the best-selling The Reader returns with [Flights of Love,] a collection of seven stories vaguely linked by notions of connection and love. The stories themselves, though largely traditional in feel and in their approach to character, show Schlink to be a careful and consummate stylist, someone genuinely aware of the possibilities of working within established form. The characters develop and reach epiphanies, and Schlink generally manages, through slight and subtle means, to convey a genuine sense of what it means to be human. “Girl with Lizard” explores a man's obsession with a painting and the way in which that obsession changes his...

(read more)

This section contains 295 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Critical Review by Brian Evenson - Critical Review by Brian Evenson
Follow Us on Facebook