Articles by Laura van den Berg

December 5, 2014

A Year in Reading: Laura van den Berg 3

I am hard-pressed to remember the last time I encountered a work of fiction that captures the interior lives of its characters, in addition to the land itself, with as much complexity and brutality and love and guts and beauty and strange, piercing insight.

October 16, 2014

Natasha: On a Storyteller Raised by a Wolf 6

I used to think that, until I began reading and writing in college, I had no literary education, but I was wrong. I had Natasha.

December 10, 2010

A Year in Reading: Laura van den Berg 0

I especially loved two deliciously strange novels this year.