April 26, 2019

In Defense of a Literary Canon

By Aatif Rashid

Mild controversy erupted on Twitter early this month after Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg released a list of his ten favorite books. To me, the list felt a little like […]

May 24, 2018

On “The Death of the Novel”

By Aatif Rashid

Declaring that the novel is dead sometimes feels like a pastime as old as the novel itself. Even men in the nineteenth century would lament how the novel was being […]