Benjamin Taylor is an American author. He has written two novels, Tales Out of School (1995) and The Book of Getting Even (2008), and has edited award-winning collections of stories by Saul Bellow and Susan Sontag. His most recent book is Here We Are: My Friendship with Philip Roth (2020). A founding faculty member in The New School’s Graduate School of Writing, he also teaches in the Columbia University School of the Arts.
Speaking with the Dead
Two new memoirs about loss, grief, and the longing for communication....