Nicholson Baker Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Contemporary Literary Criticism)

CRITICISM

Birkerts, Sven. “Details.” New York Times Book Review (14 April 1996): 12.

Birkerts praises The Size of Thoughts, extolling Baker's writing abilities, wit, and verbal skill.

Cavanaugh, Tim. “Paper Tigers.” Reason 33, no. 4 (August-September 2001): 78-9.

Cavanaugh offers a negative assessment of Double Fold.

Fialkoff, Francine. “Baker's Book Is Half-Baked.” Library Journal (15 May 2001): 102.

Fialkoff, the editor of Library Journal, disagrees with Baker's arguments against the digitization of newspapers and periodicals in Double...

(The entire section is 496 words.)