Sam Amidon’s lonesome leap forward PUTNEY -- Sam Amidon’s new CD, "Bright Sunny South" is anything but bright and sunny. Lonesome, intimate and elegiac, "Bright Sunny South" takes the listener on an introspective odyssey through a spare but emotionally rich landscape.
June 13, 2013 - Brattleboro Reformer
Michiko Kakutani in Publishers Weekly A plot-heavy review in the New York Times ends with a take on the book's denouement, which reviewer Michiko Kakutani says "possesses the elegiac and haunting power of tragedy - a testament to [Lahiri's] emotional wisdom and consummate artistry as a...
Norman Mailer in International Herald Tribune I think for years to come his work will be seen for its unique power,Mailer said of Styron in a telephone interview a few years ago. "No other American writer of my generation has had so omnipresent and exquisite a sense of the elegiac."