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Los Angeles Review of Books
The Longing of the Collector
The Curse of Byron
Guilty as Charged
This Endanger'd Isle
Empire, Empathy, and Identity
“Sincerely Most Sincerely”
“I Wanted the Reader to Feel Unsafe”: The Provocations of Christos Tsiolkas
What Are the Humanities For?
The Shock of the New Normal
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The Ephemeral Real, Part IV
Worth the Trip
Parents, Teenagers, and the Books in Between
Afghanistan at the Brink Again: A Long-Term Solution to a Growing Crisis
Long Burn the Fire: On Political Order and Political Decay
Why Am I Brown? South Asian Fiction and Pandering to Western Audiences
Why We Need Anita Hill
Outlander: Season 1
George Orwell Weighs In on Scottish Independence
Network’s Darling: On "The Good Wife"
Who Killed Robert McCulloch’s Father?
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PODCAST #69: Jonathan Lethem
On Culpability and Carrying the Gun: An Interview with Brian Turner
This Shirt Won't Change Your Life: An Interview with Sheila Heti
PODCAST #68: Sean Wilsey
Where We Are for the Time Being with Ruth Ozeki
[VIDEO] Interview with Cartoonist Ben Katchor
A Daughter’s Corrido: Maria Venegas Talks "Bulletproof Vest"
PODCAST #67: Edan Lepucki
The Condition of Possibility
An Almost Unheard Low Note
Three Questions for Désirée Zamorano Regarding Her New Novel
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King of the Paperbacks
Harry Whittington was an American mystery novelist and one of the original founders of the paperback novel.
In total, he published over 200 novels. His reputation as "The King of the Pulps" is shared with author H. Bedford-Jones.
Rapture Alley / Winter Girl / Strictly for the Boys
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