Erica Jong


Rereading Fear of Flying: On Not Being Pregnant in Mid-Air With Isadora Wing


“One of the strongest motivations for rereading is purely selfish: it helps you remember what you used to be like. Open an old paperback, spangled with marginalia in a handwriting you outgrew long ago, and memories will jump out with as much vigor as if you’d opened your old diary…” –Anne Fadiman, “On Rereading” The flight from Toronto to London in September 2002 had been my...