It's Back to School for Zadie Smith

Jones, Malcolm
October 2002
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);10/7/2002 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 140 Issue 15, p62
Describes the work of author Zadie Smith and a conversation with her. Her decision to attend Harvard's Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Studies; Descriptions of Smith's novels 'White Teeth' and 'The Autograph Man'; Her views on the obsession with fame; Reflections on her approach to her characters.


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