Latest update: 02/02/2012
Love stories in a digital age
Today's literary picks expose the solitude and sadness behind the hyper connectivity of our digital age. Tao Lin's "Richard Yates" is a portrait of a bored young generation struggling to find love via the internet. Then Gary Shteyngart's "Super Sad True Love Story" is both super sad and super funny; a modern masterpiece about the possibility of romance in a dystopian society.