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Los Angeles Review of Books
Deep in the Dragon’s Veins
On Octavia Butler’s "Unexpected Stories" and Margaret Mitchell’s "Gone With the Wind "
Acquittal Fails to Illuminate
A South African Novel about E.M. Forster
Bride of Deconstruction
I Fall to Pieces
Up to Something
The Problem of the “Unencumbered Mind”: On Gender and Partition in India
Fake Places: The Work of Edie Fake
Those Were The Days
The News Is Born
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Settling Accounts: The Ethics of Development-Induced Displacement
How Much Does "Does Poetry Matter" Matter?
It Gets Better: The Evolution of "Queer TV"
A U-Turn on Wilshire: Why Frank Gehry Should Design LACMA
"Geologic Time from Now On!": Lorine Niedecker's Lake Superior
Backroads Noir in the Australian Outback: David Michôd’s "The Rover"
Lily King on the Publication of Euphoria
[VIDEO] Photographer Spotlight: Mazaccio & Drowilal
America’s Memory of the Vietnam War in the Epoch of the Forever War
Young Adult Cancer Story
Piety and Perversity: The Palms of Los Angeles
Fear And Trembling And Doom
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Three Questions for Natalia Sylvester Regarding Her Debut Novel
[VIDEO] Former star punter took a stand against the NFL
PODCAST #65: Geoff Nicholson
[VIDEO] Interview with Robert Coover
Five Questions and Five Answers with Dorothea Lasky
PODCAST #64: Lisa See
Unalienated Uncreativity: An interview with Kenneth Goldsmith
Flacks, Profiteers and The Secret World of Oil
Souvenirs of the Future
[VIDEO] Chip Kidd at the 2014 LA Times Book Fest
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Anis Shivani’s new story collection
The Fifth Lash and Other Stories
, focusing on Pakistan, has just been
longlisted for the 2013 Frank O’Connor international short story award
. His other books include
My Tranquil War and Other Poems
Against the Workshop
Anatolia and Other Stories
(2009), and the forthcoming novel
(2013). His work appears in
The Georgia Review, Southwest Review, The Antioch Review, The Iowa Review, The Threepenny Review, Boston Review, Harvard Review, Epoch, Agni, Fence, The Times Literary Supplement, The London Magazine
The Cambridge Quarterly
, and many other journals. He won a 2012 Pushcart Prize, and is currently writing a novel called
and a book called
Plastic Realism: Neoliberal Discourse in the New American Novel
Anis Shivani's Articles on LARB
I Don’t Believe in Reality: An Interview with Mohsin Hamid
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