Kamil Ahsan is a biologist and historian with a doctorate from the University of Chicago. His work has appeared in The Rumpus, Dissent, The Millions, The American Prospect, The A.V. Club, and Jacobin, among others.
Meant to Be Understood: On César Aira’s Complete Translated Works
On the occasion of the publication of "Birthday," Kamil Ahsan surveys the many fictions of César Aira that are available in English....