Anne Trubek

Anne Trubek's work has appeared in the Washington Post, The Believer, Dwell, AGNI, and elsewhere.
August 31, 2009

The Thomas Wolfe Memorial does not move us to think about the creative spirit so much as it moves us to think about everyday life. Cleave it from its ties to literary celebrity and it becomes replete in and of itself: Come see how, in a certain place at a certain time, some people lived, and some made a living.