writing

stories

"Kids"Pithead Chapel
"Useless Animals" / Word Riot

Essays

"Where I Want to Be: Finding Home Between Byrne and Bachelard"The Scofield
"The Divinity of Dog Writing"Literary Hub
"Danny Strong as Jonathan Levinson in Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1996-2003)"Goodnight, Sweet Prince
"In the Age of Trump, Reclaiming the Golem as a Symbol of Jewish Resistance"Literary Hub
"Beyond and Beneath Blue Voyage"The Scofield
"Looking at Micah" / Jews for Animals Blog
"Is God a Word?: The Heterodox Jewishness of Clarice Lispector"The Scofield
      Reprinted by Literary Hub

Reviews

George Prochnik's Stranger in a Strange Land and Amir Engel's Gershom Scholem: An Intellectual Biography The Hedgehog Review (forthcoming)
Carmen Maria Machado's Her Body and Other Parties The Millions (forthcoming)
Mary Ruefle's My Private Property and On Imagination / Kenyon Review Online
Walter Benjamin's The Storyteller: Tales out of Loneliness The Hedgehog Review (print and online)
Ruth Madievsky's Emergency Brake Prairie Schooner (print and online)
Yoko Tawada's Memoirs of a Polar Bear Full Stop
Thalia Field's Experimental Animals: A Reality Fiction Full Stop
      Reprinted in Full Stop Reviews Supplement, Issue 2
Robin McLean's Reptile House Kenyon Review Online
Masande Ntshanga's The Reactive Full Stop
      
Reprinted in Full Stop Reviews Supplement, Issue 1
Brian Blanchfield's Proxies: Essays Near Knowing Full Stop
Noy Holland's Bird / Full Stop
Clarice Lispector's The Complete Stories Full Stop
     
Joint review with Becca Rothfeld: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3
Lily Hoang and Joshua Marie Wilkinson's The Force of What's Possible Full Stop
      
Reprinted in  Full Stop Quarterly, Issue 1
D. Foy's Made to Break / Full Stop
Lorrie Moore's Bark Full Stop
Ben Marcus's Leaving the Sea Full Stop
Flannery O'Connor's A Prayer Journal Full Stop
Lucy Corin's One Hundred Apocalypses and Other Apocalypses Full Stop
Hilary Plum's They Dragged Them Through the Streets Full Stop
Tom Perrotta's Nine Inches The Millions
A.D. Jameson's 99 Things to Do When You Have the Time DIAGRAM
David Markson's Wittgenstein's Mistress HTMLGiant
Jim Gavin's Middle Men Full Stop
Michael Kimball's Big Ray Full Stop

Interviews

Eli ValleyLos Angeles Review of Books
James SturmThe Millions
Lacy M. JohnsonLos Angeles Review of Books
Bennett SimsThe American Reader

Other

Recommendation of Euripides' Bakkhai, trans. Anne CarsonLiterary Hub
Recommendation of Rachel Ingalls' Mrs. Caliban / Literary Hub
Recommendation of Elvira Navarro's A Working Woman Literary Hub
Recommendation of Danez Smith's Don't Call Us Dead Literary Hub
Recommendation of Michael Robbins' Equipment for Living: On Poetry and Pop MusicLiterary Hub