Thomas Pynchon

From Umberto Eco on fascism to Thomas Pynchon’s stand-in: what to read this weekend

By Paul Clinton

Late-capitalist technologies propelling culture toward terminal inanity and political economy toward plutocratic rapacity is the rightful province of three new novels

By Ian Chang

Shortlisted for this year's Man Booker Prize, author and artist Tom McCarthy list the books that have influenced him

By Tom McCarthy