Books by Robert Viscusi

ASTORIA by Robert Viscusi
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 15, 1995

"Brooklyn College) buries some genuine wit and moments of real insight in a relentlessly self- conscious fiction that makes few gestures toward plain readability."
Like most metafictional works, Viscusi's difficult and sometimes rewarding debut spends a good deal of time defining itself: A ``new version of a travel book,'' it's also ``sort of a novel in the form of a poem in the form of three essays about the meaning in history.'' Sort of. Read full book review >