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Los Angeles Review of Books
Weird Ecology: On The Southern Reach Trilogy
The Longing of the Collector
A Truthy Critique of American Higher Ed
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
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Gilding the Small Screen: or, “Is it just me or did TV get good all of a sudden?”
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"
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PODCAST #69: Jonathan Lethem
Interview with Lan Cao, author of "The Lotus and the Storm"
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
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Jim Hinch lives in San Jose. His work has appeared in
Boom: A Journal of California and Image
Jim Hinch's Articles on LARB
The Decline of the Revival
Lost on the Pacific Crest Trail
Why Stephen Greenblatt is Wrong — and Why It Matters
Walking Mural: Asco and the Ends of Chicano Art
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