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Michael André Bernstein

Michael André Bernstein’s novel, Conspirators, is due from Faber this year.

Norman Rush

Michael André Bernstein, 22 January 2004

Norman Rush’s first novel, Mating (1991), is narrated by an unnamed 32-year-old female doctoral student in nutritional anthropology. It takes the cherished theme of a brilliant and independent woman’s search for a male partner worthy of her, and transplants it to a utopian matriarchal community in Botswana. For a man to recast Pride and Prejudice as a modern, feminist love affair,...

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