The Transmigration of Bodies

Yuri Herrera: The Transmigration of Bodies

Trevor reviews Yuri Herrera’s The Transmigration of Bodies, translated from the Spanish by Lisa Dillman. Read the full post.

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Kenzaburo Oe: Death by Water

Trevor reviews Kenzaburo Oe’s Death by Water, translated from the Japanese by Deborah Boliver Boehm. Read the full post.

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Michael Andreasen: “The King’s Teacup at Rest”

This week’s New Yorker story is Michael Andreasen’s “The King’s Teacup at Rest.” Read the full post.

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Kate DiCamillo: Raymie Nightingale

Trevor reviews Kate DiCamillo’s Raymie Nightingale. Read the full post.

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Terrence Malick: Knight of Cups

Lee reviews Terrence Malick’s Knight of Cups. Read the full post.

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CriterionCast 173: Ingmar Bergman’s Summer Interlude

Once again, I had the great pleasure of joining in on a conversation with The CriterionCast, this time to discuss Ingmar Bergman’s 1951 film Summer Interlude. Read the full post and find a link to the podcast.

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T. Coraghessan Boyle: “The Fugitive”

This week’s New Yorker fiction is T. Coraghessan Boyle’s “The Fugitive.” Read the full post.


Alice Munro: “The Progress of Love”

Trevor and Betsy begin Alice Munro’s The Progress of Love by looking at its title story. Read the full post.

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The Eclipse Viewer 44: The Warped World of Koreyoshi Kurahara Part I

David and Trevor are back with the next installment of The Eclipse Viewer. In this episode we discuss the first three films in Eclipse Series 28: The Warped World of Koreyoshi Kurahara. Read the full post and get links to the show.

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Aki Ollikainen: White Hunger

Chris reviews Aki Ollikainen’s White Hunger, translated from the Finnish by Emily Jeremiah and Fleur Jeremiah. Read the full post.


Paul Theroux: “Upside-Down Cake”

This week’s New Yorker story is Paul Theroux’s “Upside-Down Cake.” Read the full post.

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Vicki Baum: Grand Hotel

Trevor reviews Vicki Baum’s Grand Hotel, translated from the German by Basil Creighton, with revisions by Margot Bettauer Dembo. Read the full post.