Belonging and excluded, borders and crossings, the solid and the porous. From evening to day, imagined to real. The populous and the particular. This is an issue about dualities. Inside and outside, and the interstitial between.
"[She writes] in the contagious kind of way that should renew anyone's love of language," Jon McGregor recommends Amy Leach's work in the Guardian. Revisit her essay "The Green Man" from A Public Space No. 25.
What a spring we have experienced together. And how grateful we are to all of you who have been part of Tolstoy Together. Please join us on June 11 for a celebration and virtual discussion of War and Peace with Yiyun Li.
A new series of free virtual book clubs, hosted by Garth Greenwell, Elizabeth McCracken, Claire Messud, Ayana Mathis, Carl Phillips, Ilya Kaminsky, Ed Park, Elliott Holt, Sarah Shun-lien Bynum, Aimee Bender, and others.