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Los Angeles Review of Books
The Art of Critique: Victor Serge’s “Midnight in the Century”
When Algorithms Are Cheaper than Humans: The Hidden Curse of Automation
How Should a Woman Behave?
Late Start, Spectacular Finish: The Life of Penelope Fitzgerald
An Unabashed Tour d’Horizon: Media in the 20th Century
Susan Howe’s Telepathy
A Shadow of His Spirit
The Watcher and the Watched
Kafka’s Law or Dante’s Inferno?
Amateur’s Luck: Two Books Contemplate Music as a Hobby
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Two Authors Quarrel on a Ferris Wheel
Penelope Fitzgerald Was Here: An Appreciation
The Fall, Seasons 1 and 2
Photographer Spotlight: Ken Schles
Auden, Rabelais, and “Charlie Hebdo”
A Death-Defying Love: Versions of the Orpheus Myth
The Bachelor Vernacular
LARB's Top 25 Most-Read Articles of 2014
John Rechy: An Interview
A Guide to Federal Surrealism: Fiction and the American Intelligence Community
Taylor Negron, 1957–2015
Hollywood Calling: Luise Rainer, Sally Hawkins, and the First Law of Telephone Scenes
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The Violence and Music of Dorthe Nors
The Binary Companion
A Portrait of the Young Girl: On the 60th Anniversary of Nabokov’s Lolita Part IV—An Interview Series
Kristiina Ehin, Author of Walker on Water
Got It While She Could
A Portrait of the Young Girl: On the 60th Anniversary of Nabokov’s Lolita Part III — An Interview Series
A Portrait of the Young Girl: On the 60th Anniversary of "Lolita" Part II — An Interview Series
PODCAST #73: Tod Goldberg
A Portrait of the Young Girl: On the 60th Anniversary of "Lolita" Part I — An Interview Series
Studio, Gallery, and Cloud
“The Only Cure for Homesickness Is More Homesickness”
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Deanne Stillman, "Desert Reckoning"
August 26th, 2013
Deanne Stillman is the author of
Joshua Tree: Desolation Tango
as well as
Twentynine Palms: A True Story of Murder, Marines, and the Mojave.
Here, she speaks with us about her fascination with the Mojave and her latest book,
A Town Sheriff, a Mojave Hermit, and the Biggest Manhunt in Modern California History
[VIDEO] Lillian Faderman, "My Mother's Wars"
[VIDEO] Sammy Harkham, Everything Together
[VIDEO] Jonathan Kirsch, "The Short, Strange Life of Herschel Grynszpan"
Here in the Overdeveloped World: An Interview with McKenzie Wark
[VIDEO] Maggie Shipstead, "Astonish Me"
[VIDEO] Walter Mosley, "Little Green"
[VIDEO] Rob Roberge, "The Cost of Living"
[VIDEO] Mary Otis, "Yes, Yes, Cherries"
[VIDEO] Tom Bissell and The Perks of Being a Dilettante
[VIDEO] Dan Fante, "Point Doom"
[VIDEO] Denis Wood, "Everything Sings: Maps for a Narrative Atlas"
[VIDEO] Aleksandar Hemon on his latest "The Book of My Lives"
[VIDEO] Marisa Silver on her latest, "Mary Coin"
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