John Lingan

John Lingan has written for the Los Angeles Review of Books, the Point, the Morning News, the Quarterly Conversation, and other venues. He's working on a memoir about becoming a father during college.

Books
June 5 2014 8:28 AMA Form of Literary AnarchyIf you want to understand Ulysses, you should read about its obscenity trial.
Books
Aug. 3 2012 11:56 PMEveryday I Hide the BookElvis Costello’s rock-star memoir is one of the best ever. It was written for 17 CD booklets, and it might never see the light of day again.
Books
Jan. 4 2013 11:36 PMBristling DixieUncle Walt thought Song of the South would be his masterpiece. Now it’s invisible.
Brow Beat
Aug. 3 2012 10:54 AMInterested in Elvis Costello? Here’s Where to Start