• Publication date: June 29, 2010

Red Letters Red Letters

After a sexual harassment incident, Dennis Burke, a Nathaniel Hawthorne scholar, goes to ...

After a sexual harassment incident, Dennis Burke, a Nathaniel Hawthorne scholar, goes to work at a California college. He begins corresponding with an imprisoned murderer, Lydia Davis. Burke is finding old habits hard to break as he develops relationships with obsessive coeds. Meanwhile, Lydia escapes from prison. Dennis and his colleague Thurston, a computer scientist and hacker, find themselves caught in a web of intrigue.