RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Amy Tan

A collection of news and information related to Amy Tan published by this site and its partners.

Top Amy Tan Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Movie Review: 'Snow Flower and the Secret Fan'

    Movie Review: 'Snow Flower and the Secret Fan'
    In trying to give a modern twist to "Snow Flower and the Secret Fan's" bestselling story of women and friendship in 19th century China, director Wayne Wang has been tripped up by his chick-lit tendencies. He should have trusted that author Lisa See's moving portrait of two girls bound by fate, custom and circumstance (as tightly and at times as painfully as the cloth that wraps and warps their feet) would be enough. Instead, he's weighted down the big-screen version with a couple of 21st century Sex in Shanghai-styled BFFs who've had a nasty falling-out.
  • Scott Turow flashes back with the Beatles on KCRW

     
    Scott Turow shares some musical favorites with KCRW; he'll be playing with the Rock Bottom Remainders later this month.

    88 books that shaped America, at the Library of Congress

     
    The Library of Congress' list of 88 books that shaped America includes poetry, novels, nonfiction, a play, a polemic, books of science and grammar, cookbooks and children's books. What's it missing?

    The Arts on TV: 'Sister Act,' Ryan Montbleau and 'Tristan and Isolde'

     
    A weekly look at arts and music programming on television: “The View” 10 a.m. Thursday, ABC: A performance from “Sister Act: A Divine Musical Comedy.” “Sun Studio Sessions” 8:30 p.m. Saturday, KLCS: Ryan Montbleau...

    Byliner kicks off fiction selections with Amy Tan

     
    "Rules for Virgins," a new short story by Amy Tan, will be the first fiction from her in six years -- and the first fiction offering from e-publisher Byliner.