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Mahone Bay
August 25th, 2016 | 6:00am

Mahone Bay

 

Your name: Alice Burdick...

Paper Menagerie
August 19th, 2016 | 6:00am

 

Our recommended books this month explore unfamiliar territory, in both form and subject. We’re reading formats that do something different with time, place, and space on the page, through writing that is fiercely modern and refreshingly curious.

 

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August 17th, 2016 | 6:00am

Sylvie Durbec reads from the original French version of her poem "Yes or Know?...

August 7th, 2016 | 6:00am

Helen Phillips was born...

New York 1980s
August 5th, 2016 | 6:00am

New York 1980s

“Exaggerate to exist.”
―W. H. Auden, The Age of Anxiety (1948)
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Madrid
July 28th, 2016 | 6:00am

Madrid

Your name: Mercedes Cebrián

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Brussels, Belgium
July 23rd, 2016 | 6:00am


Brussels, Belgium

I’m at an arts center in Brussels, waiting to see a movie and trying to look Belgian. Or at least not American. Or at...

A Handful of Dust by Evelyn Waugh
July 22nd, 2016 | 6:00am

 

This July, join our summer staff in going deep with your beach reading. We’re taking on ambitious projects: books that span lifetimes, begin series, and jump between ...

July 20th, 2016 | 6:00am

Gerry LaFemina reads his poem "Heroin Chic" from Issue 08 of The Common....