Beth Boyle Machlan is Senior Lecturer in the Expository Writing Program at New York University. Her writing has appeared in Studies in the Novel, The Awl, The Faster Times, and Representing Segregation:Toward an Aesthetics of Living Jim Crow. She is working on a book called Panic Rooms: Architecture and Anxiety in New York from 1900 to 9/11.
An Unfinishable Work
On buildings, plots, and mourning at Ground Zero....