Motherless Brooklyn is a Jonathan Lethem detective story set in Brooklyn and
published in 1999. Lethem's protagonist, Lionel Essrog, has Tourette syndrome,
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Sep 23, 1999 ... “Motherless Brooklyn”. An author comes up with a new (and brilliant) twist for the
detective novel: A narrator with Tourette's syndrome.
Q: Where did you get the idea to write Motherless Brooklyn? What inspired you to
write a novel from the point of view of a narrator who has Tourette's Syndrome?
Feb 20, 2014 ... EXCLUSIVE: It may have taken him 15 years to get there, but Edward Norton will
star in and direct Motherless Brooklyn, his scripted adaptation ...
Oct 24, 2000 ... Like some sort of Mendelian hybrid, Lethem's MOTHERLESS BROOKLYN is a
cross between a classic detective story, a satire of that same ...
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Crime ... With Edward Norton. "Motherless Brooklyn" is about Lionel Essrog, a
detective with Tourette's Syndrome. When his mentor is murdered, he must go
and find the ...
Of Mooks and Men. Reviewed by Frederick Zackel. Jonathan Lethem's
Motherless Brooklyn is great fun, a rousing private eye novel and a classic quest
While some of us claim to have a mind-body problem, Lionel Essrog, the anti-
hero of [Jonathan Lethems] Motherless Brooklyn and a sufferer of Tourettes ...