Articles by Joanna Scutts

October 23, 2013

Bookermania at Morgan Library: All the Contentious Glory of the Man Booker Prize 0

According to curator Sheelagh Bevan, the display is designed to celebrate the physical book and the importance of cover design, while at the same time showing off what everyone comes to the Booker to find: intellectual battles, backstabbing, and bitchery.

July 18, 2012

Fresh Wounds: An Interview with John Boyne 0

“It occurred to me I hadn’t really read anything about gay soldiers in the trenches — there must have been gay soldiers there, and surrounded by so much horror, relationships must have struck up. But that wasn’t something I had read. It was a new way into a familiar story.”