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Los Angeles Review of Books
The Shock of the New Normal
Foraging for Love
Bright Home, Dark Heart
Besotted: Writers and Their Dogs
The Other Vietnam Syndrome
Limits to Knowing
Marriage, Bennington Style: Ivy Pochoda on Susan Scarf Merrell’s "Shirley"
What Was Best About the World
The Arts, Paths, and Myths of Yoga
“Pick a side, we’re at war!”
Analog, Again: Jack White’s “Language Lessons”
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[VIDEO] Photographer Spotlight: Mona Kuhn
A Tale of Two Summers
Adventures in Cultural Appropriation
The Ephemeral Real, Part II: The Passenger
After the Train Leaves Town: A Report from Ferguson
Football: The Lure of the Game
Blackout: Independent Journalism in Egypt Today, and the Case of Mahmoud Abu Zeid
Truth and Permanence in the Comics of Bishakh Som
When the War Is Over
The Rabbi Who Knew Too Much
In the Wake of the British Boom: The 72nd World Science Fiction Convention
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[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
Unreasonable Standards: An Interview with Roxane Gay
[VIDEO] Interview with William T. Vollmann on 'Last Stories and Other Stories'
Reality Is Mayhem
Eating off the Grid
Possessed, or Eavesdropping
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is a Brooklyn-based writer whose work has appeared in
Beat to a Pulp
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. A graduate of The New School in New York City, he is currently pursuing his M.A. in Cinema Studies at NYU.
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King of the Paperbacks
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Hell, Hurt, Blood, and Rapture
The Ghost of Books: Past, Present, and Future
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Plunging into the Supernatural
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