Alan Cheuse Alan Cheuse reviewed books on All Things Considered for more than 30 years. He died on July 31, 2015 at the age of 75.
Novel: 'The Emperor's Children' in New York
A Writer Tells (and Appears in) Daring Stories
The narrator's mother has just died, he has moved to Washington, D.C., to teach a seminar on literature and AIDS, and he is obsessed by the mourning of Mary Todd Lincoln. Grief: A Novel, by Washington, D.C.-based writer Andrew Holleran, is a revealing book, with biting humor, about grief and loss in the era of AIDS.
A Novelist Reflects on Emotions in the Age of AIDS
Two Quests in Novel 'Fiddler's Dream'
Fuentes Novel 'The Eagle's Throne'
A 'Red Weather' Story Set in Milwaukee
Dissident Stories: Ma Jian's 'Stick Out Your Tongue'
Summer's Most Magical Form of Transport: Books
Nemirovsky's 'Suite Francaise,' Newly Translated
New Spy Novels for a New Time
Roth's 'Everyman' Is Retired, Not Retiring
Stories from the Underside: 'Dead Fish Museum'
Mosley's 'Fortunate Son' Tells Two Tales
Africa and Europe: 'Sweetness in the Belly'
'High Lonesome' From Joyce Carol Oates