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Los Angeles Review of Books
Of Good Horses and Bad Science
The Apotheosis of Envy
The Hilarity of Evil
The Genetics of Genre, the Genre of Genetics
I Am Revolted from the Inside
The Fight for America’s Classrooms
Living the Life of Allegory
Music and Lyric: On Poe’s Poetry
Fear and Loathing in Freetown
Lovely Bones: The Contested Invention of the Unknown Soldier
A Child Unkennelled
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The Real Mr. Difficult, or Why Cthulhu Threatens to Destroy the Canon, Self-Interested Literary Essayists, and the Universe Itself. Finally.
We Need To Talk About Tyrion: How HBO Failed George R. R. Martin’s Iconic Character
Echo of Thunder: Earthquakes Swarm and Another Wild Horse Herd Is Disappeared
The Gospel of Paul
“I Don’t Want to See That”: Ethics and Exploitation in “The Comeback” and “Nathan For You”
The Viral Imagination
Paris Envy: Frank Gehry’s Vuitton Foundation
Bebop/Silence: On Hickey & Boggs
On John Williams’s Novel “Augustus”: A Conversation
Hide Your Smiling Faces and the Ownership of Public Deaths
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Five Minutes with Bryan Stevenson
PODCAST #72: Mona Simpson
A Funny Process
We’re in This Barroom Brawl Together
An Interview with Andrew Lipstein, Digital Publisher
Stephin Merritt's 101 Two-Letter Words
A New Collection of California Prose
Fun, Fury, and the American Studies Association
PODCAST #71: Craig Davidson
Blank Space on the Family Tree
Caitlin Doughty, Memoir of a Mortician
The Love Letters of Heinrich Himmler
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Jane Hu is completing an MA in English Literature at McGill University, with a focus on how technology affects narrative in the 19th century novel.
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Girls, Season 3: "She Said OK"
Girls, Season 2: "Together"
Girls, Season 2: "It's Back"
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Girls, Season 2: "Boys"
Girls, Season 2: "It's a Shame About Ray"
Girls: "Bad Friend"
Girls, Season 2: "I Get Ideas"
Girls, Season 2: "It's About Time"
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New Girl & The Mindy Project: Thanksgiving Special
New Girl & The Mindy Project: The Gender Games
New Girl and The Mindy Project: The Sitcom Special
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Dear TV: 'New Girl' and 'The Mindy Project'; Week 3, Post 3
Dear TV: 'New Girl' and 'The Mindy Project'; Week 2, Post 1
Dear TV: 'New Girl' and 'The Mindy Project'; Week 1, Post 2
Something in the Act of Becoming: On Hilary Mantel's "Bring Up the Bodies"
Reality Hunger: On Lena Dunham's "Girls"
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