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Archived Since:June 10, 2009

Blog Post Archive

The Rumpus Interview with Lev Grossman

Lev Grossman discusses the challenges of writing a series, why his 20s were a lost decade, and his relationship with his readers.

Guantanamo by Frank Smith

Jeffrey Zuckerman reviews Guantanamo by Frank Smith today in Rumpus Books.

Souvenir by Aimee Suzara

Kenji Liu reviews Aimee Suzara's Souvenir today in Rumpus Poetry.

More Curious by Sean Wilsey

Brett Josef Grubisic reviews More Curious by Sean Wilsey today in Rumpus Books.

The Rumpus Interview with Will Chancellor

Debut novelist Will Chancellor talks about successful satire, destroying drafts of A Brave Man Seven Storeys Tall to get to the finished version, and the advantages of fiction over competing media.

Bowie by Simon Critchley

Bowie was the being who permitted a powerful emotional connection and freed them to become some other kind of self, something freer, more queer, more honest, more open, and more exciting.

The Griffin Poetry Prize Anthology 2014 Edited by Robert Bringhurst

Lois Bassen reviews The Griffin Poetry Prize Anthology 2014 edited by Robert Bringhurst today in Rumpus Poetry.

The Last Book I Loved: The Silent Woman

I had recently broken all of my wine glasses. I did not break them all at the same time. Some I broke while cleaning, and I was upset that I had managed to destroy something while trying to make it clean, make it better.

The Rumpus Weekly Review of Books

We make a case against David Mitchell's new novel, update the Indian American immigrant story, and interview a queer renaissance woman—all in Rumpus Books.

Like a Beggar by Ellen Bass

Julie Enszer reviews Ellen Bass's Like a Beggar today in Rumpus Poetry.

Flight 232 by Laurence Gonzales

Rachel Rose reviews Flight 232 by Laurence Gonzales today in Rumpus Books.

The Rumpus Interview with Ariel Schrag

Screenwriter and comic book artist Ariel Schrag discusses writing for different media, identity politics, and sympathizing with a straight male teen pretending to be trans in her new novel Adam.

To look at the sea is to become what one is by Etel Adnan

Patrick James Dunagan reviews Etel Adnan's To look at the sea is to become what one is today in Rumpus Poetry.

I Am an Executioner by Rajesh Parameswaran

Diksha Basu reviews I Am an Executioner by Rajesh Parameswaran today in Rumpus Books.

The Bone Clocks by David Mitchell

Woody Brown reviews The Bone Clocks by David Mitchell today in Rumpus Books.

The Rumpus Interview with Scott Cheshire

High as the Horses' Bridles author Scott Cheshire discusses faith, apostasy, and apocalyse.

Proust: A Shallow Fellow

What I've always liked about Proust is his unabashed shallowness – or, more precisely, his celebration of the power and primacy of fleeting impressions in decision-making.

Have You Had Enough Darkness Yet? by Irene McKinney

Charlie Atkinson reviews Irene McKinney's Have You Had Enough Darkness Yet?" today in Rumpus Poetry.

The Rumpus Weekly Review of Books

This week in our Books section: intimate geography, E.M. Forster in India, and "the most seamlessly inventive and enchanting debut novel since White Teeth.

What is a Domicile by Joanna Penn Cooper

Julie Marie Wade reviews Joanna Penn Cooper's What is a Domicile today in Rumpus Poetry.

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