After I finished reading M Train, Patti Smith’s mesmeric new memoir, I sat on a round chair in a humid house and didn’t move. The hour, it seemed, had been churched.
“genuinely sweet . . .”
Perhaps no other field of science and medicine has undergone such phenomenal change as the area of neuroscience.
“one woman’s determination to protect her husband is juxtaposed against the panic of the city’s inhabitants . . . ”
For anyone enamored of cross-cultural literature, especially those who love moving, insightful tales from Africa, Chinelo Okparanta is someone to watch.