I Could Not Simplify Myself

Excerpt from the wonderful feature profile “Peter Matthiessen’s Homecoming” in New York Times Magazine, April 3, 2014, by Jeff Himmelman, published just days before Matthiessen passed away.

2 thoughts on “I Could Not Simplify Myself

  1. katiekanemissoula

    Read “An Anonymous Story” by Chekov last night and his character keeps talking about Turgenev and his influence on the nineteenth century Russian imagination. Enjoyed this follow up today.


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