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'Cleanness' Revisits Familiar Ground, Beautifully

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'Cleanness' Revisits Familiar Ground, Beautifully

NPR - Martha Anne Toll

Halfway through Garth Greenwell's exquisite story collection, Cleanness, the narrator and his boyfriend wander through a Bologna museum devoted to a single, unnamed artist. The narrator becomes transfixed by paintings "humming at a frequency I wanted to tune myself to catch." You don't need to have …

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