Author of Deep Down Dark and the novel The Barbarian Nurseries (both from FSG). U of Oregon professor. Contributing NY Times op-ed writer. Dad.

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@TobarWriter — 3,237 followers, 1,049 tweets

Jul 22, 2017

RT @lithub: James Baldwin vs. William F. Buckley: a debate we shouldn’t need that’s more relevant than ever.…

Jul 17, 2017

140 characters? Bah, humbug. While novel writing this AM, I wrote a sentence that's 143 WORDS long. Long live literature.

Jul 13, 2017

@milleropoulos @IleanaNajarro So moving. BTW: the 1980 army takeover of the University of El Salvador will be depicted in my next novel, currently in progress.

Jul 12, 2017

@ricarditoluism Both! The translation by Gregory Rabassa is excellent

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