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Los Angeles Review of Books
The Shock of the New Normal
Into the Wardrobe
Town and Country: The Double Vision of Bogdan Suceavă
Blood in the Waters
Private Myths of the Bourgeoisie
The King Is Dead: Heidegger’s "Black Notebooks"
Beneath the Craft, Your Face in Mine Is Only Skin Deep
Seeds of Grass
The View from His Words
Foraging for Love
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The Posthuman Scar-Jo
Even the Toothbrush Has More than Two Paths: An Interview with Joseph O’Neill
[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
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PODCAST #68: Sean Wilsey
[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
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by Kiki Petrosino
Leslie Jamison's first novel,
The Gin Closet
, was a finalist for the 2010
Los Angeles Times
First Fiction Prize. Her second book, a collection of essays called
The Empathy Exams
, will be published by Graywolf in early 2014.
Follow her on twitter @lsjamison
Leslie Jamison's Articles on LARB
Short Term Feelings: What Hurts About "Short Term 12"
No Tongue Can Tell: Civil War Photography at the Met
Hero Without a Sequel: Charles Jackson Revisited
Indigenous to the Hood
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