This review of Ralph Berry's novel Frank and the subsequent exchange between the authors, appeared in the March/April 2006 and July/August 2006 issues of The American Book Review.
R M Berry Replies to Joseph Tabbi
Joseph Tabbi Responds to R. M. Berry
Davis Schneiderman revisits the non-debate between Jonathan Franzen and Ben Marcus, touches on recent flare-ups in the American Book Review and the NOW WHAT blog, and reflects on the economy of book jacket blurbs.
Stacey Levine on the occasion of Dalkey Archive's reprinting of The Age of Wire and String