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Los Angeles Review of Books
Strange News from Another Star
A Dinner Party That Serves Only Desserts
Is the First Amendment Poetic?
Shock and Awe and Fear and Waste
“The Little Mermaid” and Other Tales of Becoming
AIDS Without Its Metaphors
Shiver Me Timbers: Daniel Handler’s Novel for Adults
What Is New About the New American University?
Chronicle of a Death Foretold
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First Takes Venice Beach: Part II
Radio Hour: Literary Immortality, “Wolf Hall,” and the LA Times Festival of Books
The Function of Criticism at the Present Time
The Trouble with Clint
Radio Hour: Humorist Ellis Weiner
Photographer Spotlight: Sacha Goldberger
Art for the One Percent: John Currin at Gagosian
First Takes Venice Beach: Jesús & Mary
Mad Men, Season 7: "Severance"
Woman out of Time: On “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”
Memories of a Chicana Falsa
Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Black Bird
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Interview with Author James Tadd Adcox
Wild at Heart
Tom's Book Club: Pico Iyer
Q&A with Daniel Levine
PODCAST #77: Laila Lalami
There’s No Writer’s Block in a Newsroom
Elegies, Allergies, and Other Elusions: Marilyn Chin Talks Hard Love
Talking Tennessee: A Conversation with John Lahr
Pushing Along, Pushing Along
The Domestic First Responder
I Don’t Need to Write Anything Down Ever Again
It’s Not Even Past
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has contributed to
The New York Times
, among others. His debut collection of essays,
Friday Was the Bomb
, will be published by Dzanc in May 2014. He lives in Los Angeles.
Nathan Deuel's Articles on LARB
The Tender Underbelly of Soldiers: Phil Klay’s Lives During Wartime
A Life in Our Hands: Community, Crime, and Punishment
Ye Who Enter, Abandon Hope: Hell Is a Hospital in Lore Segal's "Half the Kingdom"
FICTION: NEW & NOTEWORTHY
A Former Soviet Union: Elliott Holt's "You Are One of Them"
Boats Are in Trees and Photocopiers Are on the Beach: Lucy Corin’s "One Hundred Apocalypses and Other Apocalypses"
Total Eclipse of the Bar: Nathan Deuel on ‘Turn Around Bright Eyes’
Rising Temperatures: Maggie O'Farrell's "Instructions for a Heatwave"
Life in Beirut
How to Succeed — in a Van, and Otherwise
Finding Words For What Is Horrible: Aleksandar Hemon's "The Book of My Lives"
Fear is Fun: Nathaniel Rich's "Odds Against Tomorrow"
Getting Out of the Picture: On Being Nick Flynn
Take It From a Soldier: On Kevin Powers's "Yellow Birds"
In Praise of Nightmares: Josip Novakovich's "Shopping for a Better Country"