Monthly Archives: July 2018

New Miranda Updike show announced

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More Updike on Jeopardy!

A recent episode of Jeopardy!, an American game show that’s been around since 1964, featured this “answer”: “John Updike wrote in 1960, ‘Gods do not answer letters,’ which referred to a ballplayer ignoring applause and not tipping his hat after … Continue reading

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Another summer reading list, and more Updike

The Guardian published another summer reading list—“Best summer books 2018, as picked by writers and cultural figures – part two”—in which everyone shares their reading agenda for the sun-and-fun months. Updike was mentioned again, but this time not for something … Continue reading

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