J. D. Daniels

J.D. Daniels is the winner of a 2016 Whiting Award and The Paris Review’s 2013 Terry Southern Prize. The Correspondence (Farrar, Straus and Giroux) was published in 2017. His writing has appeared in Esquire, The Paris Review, n+1, Oxford American, The Los Angeles Review of Books and elsewhere, including The Best American Essays and The Best American Travel Writing. 


  • Here and Gone

    Here and Gone

    A man who knows nothing about paintings, who has never painted a picture, writes about the first painting he loved. J. D. Daniels on Velázquez.

  • The Apprentice

    The Apprentice

    This piece appears in the LARB Print Quarterly Journal: No. 15,  Revolution Become a member to receive the LARB Quarterly Journal THERE IS NOTHING...