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Standard Book Promo: Chelsea Martin & Scott McClanahan in Conversation

Chelsea Martin

08.28.17

Chelsea Martin & Scott McClanahan both promote their own books, Caca Dolce and The Sarah Book respectively, & fight a little bit about their own schticks.

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Unimaginative Imagination: Besson’s Valerian and its image of tomorrow

Marcel Inhoff

08.22.17

“Instead of using his imagination to enhance, enlarge, expand the vision of the original text, Luc Besson allows his own limitations regarding race, gender, and culture to limit the scope of his movie.” Marcel Inhoff digs into the underlying aspects of a world vividly visually imagined, yet finding other ways to fall short.

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The Literary Dung Ball: In Conversation with Jac Jemc and Amber Sparks

Amber Sparks

08.21.17

Amber Sparks & Jac Jemc tackle plot, ghosts, and craft in their conversation on the occasion of Jemc’s new novel, The Grip of It.

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Installation as Interior: In Conversation with Sophie Durbin’s “Corrty Pye Municipal Office #4″

Sylvia Faichney

08.17.17

Sylvia Faichney explores the interior and architecture of Corrty Pye, a fictional location created by interdisciplinary artist Sophie Durbin, inspired in equal measures by Edward Gorey and her childhood experience of Detroit.

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A Meal Is More Than a Meal: An Interview with Hala Alyan

Eric Nelson

08.15.17

Hala Alyan in conversation with Eric Nelson about her debut novel, Salt Houses, which traces the history of a Palestinian family in conflict amid political furor.

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Ideal Home Noise (13): Clarke, Cortázar, Pushwagner

Jeff Jackson

08.14.17

Jeff Jackson dives in to the lifetime work of Alan Clarke, explores the latest release from the brain of Cortázar, and the uncovering of a thought-lost masterpiece from Pushwagner.

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JUSTICE ABSCONDITUS, OR, WHY I WRITE VERSE PLAYS

Joyelle McSweeney

08.10.17

What do Julian Assange, The Rust Belt, Art-crime, obscenity, Katrina, Chelsea Manning, and Dick Cheney have in common? They all rear their heads in the world of Joyelle McSweeney, whose plays-in-verse search for what language and theater can uncover about the present day nature of power, control, and revolt. Photos by Lifan Li.

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PRO(M)BOIS(E): An Interview with Thibault Raoult

Paul Cunningham

08.08.17

Thibault Raoult in conversation with Paul Cunningham about identity, cinema, the internet, and Raoult’s poetry collection PRO(M)BOIS(E).

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Bond, Pamuk, and Me

Nicholas Bredie

08.07.17

Nicholas Bredie dissects the portrayal of Istanbul in popular imagination, particularly as a setting in Orhan Pamuk’s Nobel-winning work and the James Bond film Skyfall.

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The Chasm of You: In Conversation with Lindsay Hunter

Jaime Fountaine

08.01.17

Jaime Fountaine explores feminism and art with Lindsay Hunter on the occasion of her new novel, Eat Only When You’re Hungry.