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Essays, Interviews, and Criticism


Patti Smith, family connections, and Catholicism
Read it at Freerange Nonfiction


An Interview with Sigrid Nunez
Published following the release of her novel… 100 more words

Anais Nin

Salvador Plascencia--The People of Paper (2005)

SOUNDTRACK: BECK-Morning Phase (2014).

The release of Beck’s latest album is what got me investigating Beck’s back catalog–just to see how Beck arrived at this mellow chillout place. 1,617 more words


BOOKSLUT Interviews Lance Olsen

Here’s an excerpt of Alissa Nutting’s interview:

Lance Olsen is at the center of every discussion I have about the contemporary landscape of innovative and experimental writing. 243 more words

John Madera

The Laughter of Strangers reviewed by Bookslut

Gabino Iglesias reviewed The Laughter of Strangers for one of the longest-running online magazines, the well-known and well-regarded Bookslut. It’s taken me quite a long time to post this on the blog because any and all attempts to “quote” a selection from the review has resulted in quoting the entire review. 130 more words