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On Berger

One of the things I have learned most from author and art critic John Berger is his generosity: his commitment to listening and taking seriously others’ ideas. 217 more words

Between Something and Nothing

In describing Anne Carson’s work, one runs into a difficulty, for her work’s largest unifying feature is that everything is subject to change. On Oct. 42 more words

Jackalope Magazine

One gets put in a drawer which says Thomas Bernhard, a follower of Thomas Bernhard, etc. (W.G. Sebald)

Michael Silverblatt: It seems to me that this book is truly the first to pay extended stylistic respects to the writer who, it’s been said, has been your mentor and model, Thomas Bernhard.

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