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The Unending Pleasures of Jenny Diski

The worst thing you can say about personal essayists is that they lack a personality. It’s the opposite with Diski.

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How Does Susan Sontag’s Fiction Stack Up Against All Her Other Stuff? I hesitate to call these stories essential, but they are full of optional delights.
Apocalypse Now
The Strange Task of Researching a Book About the Apocalypse in 2017 Over a year ago, I began inquiring into the matter of the apocalypse. Since then, my project has taken on a more dire and immediate aspect.
Kingkiller Chroniclest
Patrick Rothfuss Is About to Be Fantasy’s Next Superstar As the author adapts his beloved trilogy for film and TV with Lin-Manuel Miranda, one question haunts him: Where’s the third book?

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