August 23, 2012

Mix Tape: Literary Crimes

By Maggie Smith

Andrew Scott responds to the “ladder-climbing” and “posturing” behind nasty reviews and other writer-on-writer crimes. When an English professor wrote to Flannery O’Connor and asked her to explain one of […]

August 22, 2011

Short Takes: Between Art and Work

By Andrew David King

Dean Rader: “Levine is a great choice for Poet Laureate, especially now. No living American poet has written more probingly or more beautifully about work than Levine. But, by no […]

May 12, 2010

Cold Comments

By Elizabeth Ames Staudt

I should be reading The Lacuna right now. I have book club in three days and I haven’t read a single one of the 500+ pages yet. In my defense, […]