Five Hits a Day: the Official Dylan Hicks Website

Hicksy's Infrequently Updated Blog

How Strange the Change

October 16, 2016

Here’s my longish review of David Hajdu’s Love for Sale: Pop Music in America.

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This moth’s puzzle

September 26, 2016

Netanyahu’s ready for more puzzlin’?

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But I Know It When I See It

September 15, 2016

Here’s an interview I did with Lee Konstantinou about his book Cool Characters: Irony and American Fiction.

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What’s the Takeaway

August 29, 2016

This month’s puzzle.

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Electric Literature Review

August 26, 2016

Happy to see Luke Geddes’s perceptive review of my novel in Electric Literature.

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The Underground Railroad

August 3, 2016

My short review of Colson Whitehead’s excellent new novel.

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Latest Puzzle

July 27, 2016

This month’s puzzle plays with phrasal surnames.

And the answers.

 

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Ben Ratliff Piece

July 14, 2016

Here’s something I wrote for Rain Taxi on Ben Ratliff’s Every Song Ever.

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Heavy Feather Review

July 14, 2016

Nice to see this smart review by Zachary Kokanda in Heavy Feather Review.

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Brooklyn Rail Interview

July 12, 2016

Thanks to Evan Lavender-Smith, a friend of mine and one of my favorite writers, for conducting a long (but not too long!) interview with me for the Brooklyn Rail.

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