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Boris Fishman discusses his debut novel, A Replacement Life, Russia, the “immigrant novel,” Turgenev’s Fathers and Sons, and Vladimir Putin.
Marie Myung-Ok Lee reviews Wolf in White Van by John Darnielle today in Rumpus Books.
Kent Shaw reviews Patricia Lockwood's Motherland Fatherland Homelandsexuals today in Rumpus Poetry.
Alysia Abbott discusses craft and love in her new memoir, Fairyland, set in the ’70s and ’80s during the AIDS crisis in San Francisco.
Alex Norcia reviews 300,000,000 by Blake Butler today in Rumpus Books.
Sasha Archibald reviews Scandals of Classic Hollywood by Anne Helen Petersen today in Rumpus Books.
The Rumpus talks with Susan Minot about MFA programs, Joseph Kony, and throwing out big chunks of text.
I made work in any little spare minute I could: on the train, the bus, the moments before a class started, waking up at 4 am for a few hours before the day started. Everything was scattered and all over the place, and the question was: how can you grab this moment and live it as hard as you possibly can?
“And I think you’d like this,” he said, bringing out a book for me. “My mother wrote it." I thought: Oh, shit.
Dispatches from Gaza and a poet named Israel. A book of talented children and a book of sexually abused children. It's all here in Rumpus Books.
Nayomi Munaweera discusses Sri Lanka, its brutal Civil War, and writing a novel about two artists with their identities wrapped up in two different countries, Sri Lanka and America.
Kata Genç reviews The Children Act by Ian McEwan today in Rumpus Books.
Lois Bassen reviews Israel Horovitz's Heaven and Other Poems today in Rumpus Poetry.
Jacob Bacharach reviews The Book of Gaza, edited by Atef Abu Saif, today in Rumpus Books.
Graham Oliver reviews Cinderland by Amy Jo Burns today in Rumpus Books.
Writing the book on Gatsby, nostalgia for Land's End, and a new "American poetry playlist"—all in the Rumpus Books this week.
Barbara Berman reviews Diane di Prima's The Poetry Deal today in Rumpus Poetry.
Rainbow Rowell talks about her new novel, Landline, the writing advice she refuses to follow, and young adult fiction.
Hope Wabuke reviews The Amado Women by Désirée Zamorano today in Rumpus Books.
The Rumpus speaks to Sheila Heti, Heidi Julavits, and Leanne Shapton about Women in Clothes, a new collection of essays and art on the intricacies of femininity and clothing choices.