Poem Strip

A graphic novel from the 1960s, drawn and written by one of the too-little-known geniuses of modern Italian letters, author of The Tartar Steppe and Catastrophe and Other Stories.

April 16: ""Blue pottery vases and bowls for flowers are most attractive, and certain blue books...will repeat and emphasize color."

Donna Tartt's The Goldfinch is the winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. James Parker calls this Dickensian coming-of-age novel "an enveloping…