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On the 100th anniversary of Bellow's birth, Azar Nafisi,
author of Reading Lolita in Tehran, tells the story
of the time they met.
Read The Travail of Passion here.
'It was the ideal street - for a boy, a lover, a maniac, a drunkard, a crook, a lecher, a thug'
'What you call types of mind are only mental ages.'
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