Geoffrey Fox

Archive - Month: January 2018

Unresolved obsessions

2018.01.24

The New York Trilogy by Paul Auster My rating: 3 of 5 stars Three clever and deliberately unsatisfying mysteries are linked by their recurrent themes and character names. They are unsatisfying because their puzzles are not solved nor solvable, nor even completely comprehensible, though the speculations they provoke are entertaining. Each story features a male … read more »

Oh, do not ask, “What is it?”

2018.01.01

Let us go and make our visit. This last year has been one of many visits, as well as books read, plays and movies seen, friends and family embraced. We began with a return to Susana’s homeland, Argentina, terribly hot in January. There we met and feasted with her cousins in Puan— her birthplace, a … read more »