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AN ESSAY ON THE SIEGE

Rob Halpern

08.29.14

“One thing fattens as another lies prone for feeding.”: a new poem from Rob Halpern, selected by Summer poetry editor Cassandra Troyan.

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On The Wild Life

Damon Packard

08.28.14

Filmmaker Damon Packard takes a personal look back at the construction and reception of Cameron Crowe’s cult classic, The Wild Life.

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The Show Begins

Tessa Fontaine

08.27.14

“You walk into the theatre and sit down.” New fiction from Tessa Fontaine contorts the reader through a series of peculiar A/V exhibits from somewhere like dreams.

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A Review of James VanderMeer’s Annihilation

Garret Travis

08.26.14

The second title in James VanderMeer’s Southern Reach Trilogy, Annihilation, provides a comfortable glimpse into the New Weird. Garret Travis reviews.

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A Review of Nicotine Gum

Melissa Broder

08.25.14

Melissa Broder takes on small lives, oral cancer scares, addiction, and Nicorette gum.

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PLAN OF FUTURE WORKS

Brandon Brown

08.22.14

“The thought of / the dying world makes me feel less sad than really / lazy.”: a new long poem by Brandon Brown, selected by Summer poetry editor Cassandra Troyan.

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How Truly Unreal They Are: An Interview with Brad Warner

Lucy Tiven

08.21.14

Lucy Tiven takes an eye to Hardcore Zen, a documentary by Pirooz Kalayah exploring the intersection between Buddhism and punk.

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ThisIsMyManifesto.htm

Vyshali Manivannan

08.20.14

Do not adjust your browser. Vyshali Manivannan’s code-laced manifesto might be unlike anything you’ve ever read.

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“How Much Can a Body Endure?”: A Review of Chelsea Hodson’s Pity The Animal

Alexandra Wuest

08.19.14

Chelsea Hodson’s chapbook essay unpacks the effect of the male gaze on the female body. Alexandra Wuest reviews.

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A Movie With Sasha Fletcher

Sasha Fletcher

08.18.14

Sasha Fletcher stops by to review Under The Skin and talks eating cake, kerosene, and aliens.