Today in culture: Lev Grossman meditates on D.T. Max’s treatment of David Foster Wallace, and the curious connection between autism and genius is explored.
-Cumming’s Macbeth cums to the states, and is appreciated by Charles Isherwood.
–New fiction by Deborah Eisenberg.
-Sincerity: A Biography.
-There’s but a fine line between genius and crackpot…
-…but autism can be an indicator of the first.
–Lev Grossman on D.T. Max on David Foster Wallace.
-An interview with the cinematographer of Melancholia.
-Terry Gilliam’s The Man Who Killed Don Quixote gets backlogged.