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May 1: Books to Read and Review

After devoting much of April to Don DeLillo’s Zero K, my books-to-read-and-review stack has grown into quite a tower. Here’s where we’re at as of May 1. The Year of the Runaways by Sunjeev Sahota...

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March 13: Books to Read and Review

A few new exciting Spring books recently arrived in the mail, so I thought I’d update you all with the current status of my “To Read and Review” stack. Roberto Arlt, The Seven Madmen (New York...

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Julio Cortazar on the nature of remakes

Everyone is familiar with those hopeful exhumations we finally perform on certain books, movies, or music, and the almost always disappointing results; sometimes the fault lies with the work itself, sometimes with those who...