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Los Angeles Review of Books
A Life in Torment
An Operational Advantage
An Enduring Response to Injustice
A Valentine for a Justice
Before “the War on Drugs”
Stop Expressing Yourself
Vote for Confidence
Icarus of the Deep: The Life and Death of Freediver Nick Mevoli
Loving the Alien: Thomas Ligotti and the Psychology of Cosmic Horror
The Mystery Behind the Name
Imagination Battles: What Will the Future Look Like?
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Photographer Spotlight: Soham Gupta
Radio Hour: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s Debut Novel, the Villainy of Tom Sawyer, and Donald Trump
Louis C.K.'s "Horace and Pete," Episode 1
Journeys to the East, “Journey to the West”
Space Jew, or, Walter Benjamin Among the Stars
The Philosophy of Ai Weiwei (From Andy Warhol and Back Again)
New York Trance — Geoff Dyer and the Life of the Writer
Portrait of a Press: The University of Akron Series in Poetry
John Green and His Manic Pixie Dream Girls
Nostalgia for the Lost Subject of Technology in the Work of Casey Reas
Edward Snowden in Conversation with Barton Gellman
Radio Hour: Making a Murderer, Living the Secular Life, and a Digestive Tract Trilogy
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The Canvas Is Limitless
In the End, You’re the Property of the Airports: Robyn Hitchcock Flies On
Behind the Smile: A Story of Carol Moseley Braun’s Historic Senate Campaign
A Long, Complicated War
Telling the Damn Truth
I Need to Know Everything About You: Melissa Chadburn with Carmiel Banasky
Longing for Something Different
The Willful Detective
The Amazing Gorilla: An Interview with Rusty Morrison
PODCAST #90: David L. Ulin
Dragging a Frothy Concept Someplace Dark
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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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