Another Word On Shirley Jackson’s Work

I found this post today, but it’s seven years old.  If you’ve read Shirley Jackson’s stories — or you’re curious and want to start — this essay by Robert Armitage offers a good introduction. https://www.nypl.org/blog/2009/12/01/some-thoughts-shirley-jackson?utm_campaign=SocialFlow&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_medium=referral Continue reading Another Word On Shirley Jackson’s Work

Shirley Jackson’s Life And Work

The October 27, 2016 issue of The New York Review Of Books has an enlightening article by Joyce Carol Oates about the writing and family life of Shirley Jackson. Ms. Oates reviews three books by and about Ms. Jackson, including a new graphic art interpretation of The Lottery by Ms. Jackson’s grandson, Miles Hyman. This article is available on the magazine’s website with no pay wall, and a link appears below.  Click the blue printing to read the piece. Shirley Jackson in Love & Death Continue reading Shirley Jackson’s Life And Work