Jill Lepore Asks: Who Was Joe Gould, And Did He Really Write The World’s Longest Book? : NPR

Years ago, two New Yorker articles told the story of a Harvard dropout who claimed to be writing the longest book ever. Did he succeed? In Joe Gould’s Teeth, Jill Lepore tries to answer that question.

http://www.npr.org/2016/05/16/478222176/who-was-joe-gould-and-did-he-really-write-the-worlds-longest-book