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Three Jawns: Wolkers, Wild, Wild Country, & Hamilton

Sarah Rose Etter

04.02.18

This edition of Three Jawns explores the complicated pulse of Jan Wolkers’ Turkish Delight, the stirring cult hit documentary Wild, Wild Country, and Ann Hamilton’s at hand, a paper-based installation that resonates through emptiness.

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A Song About Overthrowing Capitalism: On Ryan Eckes’ General Motors

Gina Myers

03.19.18

Gina Myers takes a look at Ryan Eckes’ latest, General Motors, which examines Philadelphia, capitalism, and pigeons shitting on bosses.

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A House Built of Whetstone: A Review of Prairie M. Faul’s In the House We Built

Paul Cunningham

03.13.18

“Prairie M. Faul’s poems are multifaceted and the whetstone—the stone used for sharpening—is the skin of this stunning house of a book.” Paul Cunningham reviews In the House We Built.

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Listen: A Review of Ella Longpre’s How to Keep You Alive

Andrew Byrds

02.20.18

How do you keep yourself alive? Andrew Byrds investigates the effects of Ella Longre’s debut How to Keep You Alive through a personal and intimate lens.

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Fado, Feminism, and Faith in Marina Carreira’s I Sing To That Bird Knowing He Won’t Sing Back

Hugo dos Santos

02.13.18

Marina Carreira’s I Sing to that Bird Knowing That He Won’t Sing Back is “an ambitious first publication; one that succeeds, in part, because of how true it remains to the essence, both personal and cultural, both literal and figurative, of fado, the Portuguese genre of music, as a form of artistic expression.” Hugo dos Santos reviews.

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Christmas Presents Full of Nothing: A Review of The Sarah Book by Scott McClanahan

Meghan Lamb

01.22.18

How to build a moving story out of a lifeline of lies, loss, and bad decisions? Meghan Lamb takes a look at how Scott McClanahan’s The Sarah Book weaves its strange and heartfelt magic.

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“I wasn’t helpless at all. I wasn’t a beetle.” : A Review of Colin Winnette’s The Job of the Wasp

Jason Teal

01.09.18

Colin Winnette’s latest, The Job of the Wasp, reprograms the murder mystery to invite such questions as: What cruelty lurks behind a shadow? Why can’t we weep openly without scorn? Why doesn’t weather menace our stories? Jason Teal reviews.

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IDEAL HOME NOISE #14: Yoshida, Tate, Durand

Jeff Jackson

01.02.18

This edition of Ideal Home Noise takes a look at the Kiju Yoshida box set from Arrow Video, a Greg Tate reader, and Anouck Durand’s Eternal Friendship.

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Anna Maria Maiolino Retrospective at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

Joseph Houlihan

11.14.17

The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles is hosting a comprehensive retrospective on the work of the Brazilian conceptual and performance artist Anna Maria Maiolino through January 22, 2018. Joseph Houlihan goes in.

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THE LAST NOSTALGIA: A REVIEW OF BECCA KLAVER’S EMPIRE WASTED

Nate Logan

11.07.17

Nate Logan reviews Becca Klaver’s latest book of poems, Empire Wasted.