The Bright Fallen World Above

Jul 30, 2015

Jeffrey Eugenides's (author of The Virgin Suicides and Middlesex) latest novel, The Marriage Plot, features one of the most powerful depictions of selfless love in recent years. Moreover, the scene seems to hint that there is supernatural inspiration behind this kind of love. Is this the case? Can we love others selflessly on our own strength?

This podcast examines these questions.


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