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Los Angeles Review of Books
The Shock of the New Normal
Blood in the Waters
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
What Female Characters?
Bright Home, Dark Heart
Besotted: Writers and Their Dogs
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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 Chuck Clifton
Lytton Smith is Lecturer in English and Creative Writing at Plymouth University. He is the author of a book of poems,
The All-Purpose Magical Tent
, and two translated novels from the Icelandic.
Lytton Smith's Articles on LARB
In Reply to Hanif Kureishi, from the Alpine Ski Slopes of the Winter Paralympics
Answers on a Postcard: Mobile Citizenship
We Can Be Heroes: The Winter Poetry Olympics Part IX: On Domestic Labor
We Can Be Heroes: The Winter Poetry Olympics Part VIII: Curling and the Poetics of Friction
We Can Be Heroes: The Winter Poetry Olympics Part VII: On Curling as Poetic Line
Answers on a Postcard: Justice Among Us (Citizens)
Refusing Simplicity: Encountering Seamus Heaney
Answers on a Postcard: Informed Poetry
Answers on a Postcard: Here in the Place I Happen Not to Be
Answers on a Postcard: Departures, or Some Accidental British Debuts
Writing in Place: Projections of Landscape
Writing in Place: A Poetry of the Gulfstream
Answers on a Postcard: Deryn Rees-Jones’s Poetry
Answers on a Postcard: British Enthusiasm and the Olympic Dismount
We Can Be Heroes: Poetry at the XXX Olympiad (Part 7)
We Can Be Heroes: Poetry at the 2012 Summer Games
From the Other Coast
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