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Books and essays about Richard Yates and his work.


 
 

Books

A Tragic Honesty: The Life and Work of Richard Yates, Blake Bailey's biography of Richard Yates, will be published by Picador USA in late-Spring/Fall 2003.

Richard Yates, Tawyne's United States Author Series, by David Casronovo and Steven Goldleaf, Twayne Publishers, New York 1996. 
 
 

Essays

"American Beauty (Circa 1955)", by Richard Ford
The New York Times Book Review, New York; Apr 9, 2000 

"Drinking With Dick Yates", by Martin Napersteck, 
The North American Review, May-August 2001 p75

"The Lost World of Richard Yates", by Stewart O'Nan
Boston Review, October/November, 1999 

"Richard Yates, A Meeting", by Martin Jukovsky 
 
 

Reviews of The Collected Stories of Richard Yates:

"The Collected Stories of Richard Yates", by Lee Siegel. 
Harper's Magazine, July 2001 v303 i1814 p82

"The Collected Stories of Richard Yates", by Jonathan Yardley
The Washington Post, April 22, 2001 pT02

"Just Like Mother", by Theo Tait
The London Review of Books, February 6, 2003, vol.25, no. 3
 

Reviews of Revolutionary Road: 

"With a Fingerhold on Reality" ,by Martin Levin
The New York Times, March 5, 1961 

"Books of The Times: Revolutionary Road", by Orville Prescott
The New York Times, March 10, 1961