About Daniel Mendelsohn:
Daniel Mendelsohn is an American memoirist, essayist, critic, columnist, and translator.
...I like to see things through the lens of Greek tragedy, which teaches us, among other things, that real tragedy is never a straightforward confrontation between Good and Evil, but is rather much more exquisitely and much more agonizingly, a confli...Daniel Mendelsohn
At night, I think about these things. I'm pleased with what I know, but now I think much more about everything I could have known, which was so much more than anything I can learn now and which now is gone forever.Daniel Mendelsohn