Marina Warner: Boys’ Play, 6 May 2021
Show More No Boys Play Here: A Story of Shakespeare and My Family’s Missing Men by Sally Bayley.
William Collins, 253 pp., £14.99, January, 978 0 00 831888 8Show More
“... when compared to the portraiture methods of, say, Philip Roth (in his Zuckerman novels) or Annie Ernaux, who, in The Years, describes the life of a woman of her generation as if she were a concave mirror, able to capture, from the very edge of vision, the lives of all her contemporaries thronging round her. ...”