Monthly Archives: February 2011

More “More Just Looking”: Updike as Art

Member Andrew Moorhouse writes that for his 50th birthday he decided to treat himself and commissioned an artist friend to do a painting of John Updike. Scholars and avid readers will recognize the image from a Frank Capri photo that … Continue reading

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Updike scholar George W. Hunt dies

George W. Hunt, well known among Updike scholars for his seminal early monograph, John Updike and the Three Great Secret Things: Sex, Religion, and Art, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2011, of cancer. An obituary in America: The National Catholic Weekly … Continue reading

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