Biography of Jonathan Franzen


Study Guides on Works by Jonathan Franzen

Moralist and social critic Jonathan Franzen came to fame with his third novelThe Correctionsafter two novels that received critical approval, but did not earn him a strong readership. The 2001 release of The Correctionswas the right book at the...

Published on April 24th, 2012, Farther Away is an eclectic collection of essays by American writer Jonathan Franzen, a winner of the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize among many other prestigious awards.

A New York Times reviewer wrote...