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“More than kisses, letters mingle souls.”* —John Donne *Not those of first cousins, except in the platonic sense.
June 19, 2013 01:00 PM
In “Expired,” photographer Kerry Mansfield works with discarded books, to eerie effect. How Orwell, Voltaire, and Ann Landers chose their pen names. Meet ...
June 19, 2013 09:30 AM
Elizabeth Bishop, "Interior with Extension Cord." Undated; watercolor, gouache, and ink. There are thirteen addresses in Manhattan where devout readers can ...
June 18, 2013 03:53 PM | 4 comments
We thought it would be fun to do something a little unusual with this interview, as befits Craig Nova’s inventive fiction. In short, we suggested Nova ask ...
June 18, 2013 11:42 AM
Michael Holroyd and Hermione Lee on the art of biography.
Fiction from Lydia Davis, David Gates, Ben Lerner, and many more.
Poems by D. Nurkse, Charles Harper Webb, Henri Cole, and others.
Nonfiction by Kristin Dombek.
“I am often asked why I write, and I don’t know really—I just want to.”