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Los Angeles Review of Books
Deep in the Dragon’s Veins
Two Tough Cops (Who Happen to Be Female)
Capitalizing on “The Body”
“The Hardest Work I Have Ever Done”: "Dropout Piece" by Sarah Lehrer-Graiwer
On Octavia Butler’s "Unexpected Stories" and Margaret Mitchell’s "Gone With the Wind "
Acquittal Fails to Illuminate
A South African Novel about E.M. Forster
Bride of Deconstruction
I Fall to Pieces
Up to Something
The Problem of the “Unencumbered Mind”: On Gender and Partition in India
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[VIDEO] Photographer Spotlight: Jo Ann Callis
Access is the Enemy of Disparity-But Access to What?
DeLillo and the Triumph of Solitude
Settling Accounts: The Ethics of Development-Induced Displacement
How Much Does "Does Poetry Matter" Matter?
It Gets Better: The Evolution of "Queer TV"
A U-Turn on Wilshire: Why Frank Gehry Should Design LACMA
"Geologic Time from Now On!": Lorine Niedecker's Lake Superior
Backroads Noir in the Australian Outback: David Michôd’s "The Rover"
Lily King on the Publication of Euphoria
[VIDEO] Photographer Spotlight: Mazaccio & Drowilal
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Why Is There a Crazy Caribbean Woman in the Attic?: Tiphanie Yanique on "Land of Love and Drowning"
Three Questions for Natalia Sylvester Regarding Her Debut Novel
[VIDEO] Former star punter took a stand against the NFL
PODCAST #65: Geoff Nicholson
[VIDEO] Interview with Robert Coover
Five Questions and Five Answers with Dorothea Lasky
PODCAST #64: Lisa See
Unalienated Uncreativity: An interview with Kenneth Goldsmith
Flacks, Profiteers and The Secret World of Oil
Souvenirs of the Future
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has contributed to
The New York Times
, among others. His debut collection of essays,
Friday Was the Bomb
, will be published by Dzanc in May 2014. He lives in Los Angeles.
Nathan Deuel's Articles on LARB
The Tender Underbelly of Soldiers: Phil Klay’s Lives During Wartime
A Life in Our Hands: Community, Crime, and Punishment
Ye Who Enter, Abandon Hope: Hell Is a Hospital in Lore Segal's "Half the Kingdom"
FICTION: NEW & NOTEWORTHY
A Former Soviet Union: Elliott Holt's "You Are One of Them"
Boats Are in Trees and Photocopiers Are on the Beach: Lucy Corin’s "One Hundred Apocalypses and Other Apocalypses"
Total Eclipse of the Bar: Nathan Deuel on ‘Turn Around Bright Eyes’
Rising Temperatures: Maggie O'Farrell's "Instructions for a Heatwave"
Life in Beirut
How to Succeed — in a Van, and Otherwise
Finding Words For What Is Horrible: Aleksandar Hemon's "The Book of My Lives"
Fear is Fun: Nathaniel Rich's "Odds Against Tomorrow"
Getting Out of the Picture: On Being Nick Flynn
Take It From a Soldier: On Kevin Powers's "Yellow Birds"
In Praise of Nightmares: Josip Novakovich's "Shopping for a Better Country"
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