Look/Book

Scenes from the 2010 Texas Book Festival

Photo by Jana Birchum

Jennifer Egan spoke at length about the rules she set for herself in tackling her latest book, A Visit From the Goon Squad, including the dictum that every chapter have a completely different feel to it. "My model was like the mood [of] the Seventies concept album – Tommy, Quadrophenia, Ziggy Stardust," she laughed. "I'm really dating myself here."

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  • Look/Book

    Scenes from the 2010 Texas Book Festival

    Look/Book

    Scenes from the 2010 Texas Book Festival

    Look/Book

    Scenes from the 2010 Texas Book Festival
  • Look/Book

    Scenes from the 2010 Texas Book Festival

    Look/Book

    Scenes from the 2010 Texas Book Festival

    Look/Book

    Scenes from the 2010 Texas Book Festival

    Look/Book

    Scenes from the 2010 Texas Book Festival

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