LITERATURE/TRAVEL

A Telescopic Look at Spooner by Pete Dexter

Spooner, Pete Dexter’s latest creative nonfiction masterpiece, published in 2009, (469 pp. by Grand Central Publishing). It steers away from his tradition of fundamentally exposing fundamental bigotry, misanthropy and corruption. Chronicling the minutest details of his turbulent childhood, in a series of quick-shot synapses, fractals come to saturate readers’ foreheads. Like milk does an animal’s […]