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Article on Thomas Pynchon in the Sunday Times

The lead article in today’s Sunday Times Culture section is an overview of Pynchon’s novels and reluctant celebrity. Bryan Appleyard, the author of an eloquent and sober study of belief in the existence of aliens – Aliens: Why They Are Here – examines Pynchon’s life, writings, and literary reputation, discussing with me (among others) the likely longevity of Pynchon’s appeal. The article can be found here.