“Irv’s Odyssey: Lost in a Looking Glass” by Irving Podolsky

I received a copy of “Irv’s Odyssey:  Lost in a Looking Glass” from the author in exchange for an honest review.  When I received the query, I wasn’t initially planning to accept it.  I’ve got six months worth of books piled on my living room floor, and wasn’t planning to take on any others untilRead more

The Double: Dostoevsky Meets Jesse Eisenberg

According to this Huffington Post article, Jesse Eisenberg is being cast as Golyadkin in a new film adaptation of Dostoevsky’s “The Double.”  I’m quite excited about this, being the Russian lit nerd that I am. I think that Jesse Eisenberg (who played in Zombieland and The Social Network) will make an excellent Golyadkin, and can’tRead more