Marcos Gonsalez’s debut novel provides an occasion for reflection and healing in traumatic times, now and past.
Pandemic life has shown us that loneliness and togetherness are closer to each other than we once thought.
It is highly unusual for this to happen, but the reader reports for In Search of the Third Bird, forthcoming from MIT Press, have leaked.
Seulghee Lee discusses pernicious misconceptions about anti-Asian hate and violence — notions often promoted by Asian American intellectuals themselves.
We are hopeful not because what is lost can be recovered, but because an irrecoverable loss does not determine one’s sense of self and future.
Le Carré elevated quit lit into something sublime and deserving of literary awards, unlike my overwrought internet Weltschmertz.
When does the act of acknowledging your own complicity in an unjust system start to look like an empty gesture? Aaron Colton considers the work of Jia Tolentino.
Writer Murray Browne looks back at Pynchon’s novel, once heralded by critics as “bonecrushingly dense,” in light of the age of Qanon.