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Kenyon Review

November 5, 2016

I’ve been kind of stuck with my writing, so it was encouraging to read this Michael Magras review of Amateurs in the Kenyon Review.

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This month’s puzzle

October 31, 2016

Is up. Twenty-four is probably my favorite.

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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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