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The Game of the Name: The Answers

This week’s puzzle is officially over—in record time, may we add, after only one day. Thanks to all who entered. Our winner is Chris Hurst, who answered ...

July 28, 2016 04:46 PM

The Moving-Picture Principle

Lauren Wilcox’s poem “The Motion-Picture Principle” first appeared in our Summer 2004 issue. She has also been published in the Antioch Review and ...

July 28, 2016 03:48 PM

Summer with a Thousand Julys

I have it on the highest authority that summer will never end. It might get cooler, intermittently, but it will never stop being summer. Which is of course ...

July 28, 2016 01:22 PM

TV Is Better Without People, and Other News

A still from How It’s Made.James Alan McPherson, the first black writer to win the Pulitzer Prize for fiction, has died at seventy-two. An obituary in ...

July 28, 2016 09:20 AM

The Role of the Poet: An Interview with Solmaz Sharif

In 2014, I heard Solmaz Sharif read “Look,” the title poem from her debut collection. Look inserts military terminology into intimate scenes between lovers, ...

July 27, 2016 05:16 PM

The Game of the Name

Every month, the Daily features a puzzle by Dylan Hicks. The first list of correct answers wins a year’s subscription to The Paris Review. (In the event ...

July 27, 2016 03:21 PM