Monthly Archives: June 2009

Updike tribute a part of Longfellow House summer program

With a full summer slate, the next event at the Longfellow National Historic Site will be a “Salute to John Updike.” The June 28 event, which starts at 4 p.m., features poets X.J. Kennedy and F.D. Reeve, along with journalist … Continue reading

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“My Father’s Tears” reviewed

June 2 was the publication date for My Father’s Tears and Other Stories, John Updike’s first collection of new short fiction since 2000, and the reviews are starting to appear: “Memory Arpeggios in Updike’s Sunset.” Michiko Kakutani. The New York … Continue reading

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