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Susan Stewart's new poetry collection questions the power and potential of her own art.
The art and life of John Fante.
Junot Díaz interviews science fiction writer Samuel R. Delany about what it means to be an aging sex radical and why he wrote the essay “Ash Wednesday.”
Junot Díaz, Samuel R. Delany
“I’m known as a sex radical, but the fact is I felt there was a world of experience that had been slipping away.”
Samuel R. Delany
The Book of Disquiet performs something like a literary vanishing point.
Poetry and activism share an uneasy relationship.
David Micah Greenberg
Following the 2014 immigration crisis, Valeria Luiselli began volunteering at a New York City immigration court. This is what she heard.
Two new translations resurrect Mexico’s most enigmatic and paradoxical Baroque poet.
Celebrated dystopian novelist Paul Kingsnorth talks surviving the collapse of civilization as we know it.
Paul Kingsnorth, Peter Ross
What can Trump’s America learn from The Merchant of Venice?
On the electric poetry of Christopher Salerno.
Emile Habiby's absurd fictions offer a map for surviving impossible political conditions.
Anjuli Raza Kolb
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