Renata Adler

  • Essays By Renata Adler Pose A Persistent Question: ‘What’s Going On Here?’

    “What does it mean to have a collection?”

    Writer Renata Adler considered that question one recent morning, passing her fingers down the long braid that drapes over her right shoulder, much the same as in the 1978 Richard Avedon photo of her that graces the cover of her latest book. “I guess I haven’t really thought about that,” she answered.

  • Losing A Sense Of Transparency

    To the Editor:

    (The following letter, to the Fairfield Hills Authority, has been received for publication in The Newtown Bee.)


    Dear All,

    I have noticed, and recently mentioned, the FHA’s growing lack of lack of transparency.