Wendy Lesser
Wendy Lesser

Wendy Lesser, the editor of the Threepenny Review, is the author of nine books, most recently Music for Silenced Voices: Shostakovich and His Fifteen Quartets.

Books
May 11 2011 7:18 AMNorwegian MoodWhat makes Jo Nesbø's books so addictive.
Books
Jan. 3 2006 6:29 AMThe Strange Case of Julian BarnesHow an author transcended his sources and unleashed magical powers.
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Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.