Lara Vapnyar is the author of three novels and two story collections. Her stories and essays have appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Times, Harper’s, and Vogue. Her most recent novel is Still Here.
Happy Families: Lara Vapnyar on Vesna Goldsworthy’s Adaptation of Tolstoy in “Monsieur Ka”
The richest aspect of Vesna Goldsworthy’s novel “Monsieur Ka” is not its literary gaming but its incessant attempts to make the reader question reality....