Stefan Beck is a writer living in Hudson, New York. He has contributed on fiction and other subjects to The Wall Street Journal, The Weekly Standard, and elsewhere.
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Books January 2016
The pickup artist
A review of Take a Girl Like You (NYRB Classics) by Kingsley Amis.
Fiction chronicle November 2015
Bad luck & trouble
On Quicksand, by Steve Toltz; Paris Nocturne, by Patrick Modiano; The State We’re In, by Ann Beattie; and The Night Stages, by Jane Urquhart.
Letter from . . . October 2015
Getting away from it all
Time on an island in Hudson, New York, occasions some musings on the greatest shipwreck survivors in literature.
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Sep 22, 2009
Sep 13, 2009
Truth & consequences
Aug 28, 2009
Teachers leave them kids alone
July 26, 2018
At Grandpa Twain’s knee (audio article)
On the Sage of Hannibal's Autobiography.