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A Symposium on Soundtracks

Poetry

Lines From The Ninety-First Floor

  I have been givenwhat I never asked to see: the airborne pigeon vivisected by the scissor of an airplane’s wing, the bird’s eye open, wholly open to the ...

Departments

Sound: The Norwegian Vowel Å

Jenny Hval
Interviews

A Dispatch From Desert Songs

Mari Brown
Comics

Crossing Over

Amy Kurzweil
Comics

Herzog Park Ranger

Lincoln Michel & John Dermot Woods

Selected Writing

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Rachel Kushner

S.O.S.

In the Capri sequence of Jean-Luc Godard’s Contempt, a reluctant Brigitte Bardot is invited by the American film producer Jeremy Prokosch to accompany him alone up to his ...

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Namwali Serpell

A Sunburst Above a Receding Road

1. Lolita returns. She returns to my mouth, as she returns to Humbert’s. As an example of monstrous allure. As an example of complicit laughter. As an anecdote about chance, ...

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Jim Shepard

Badlands and the “Innocence” of American Innocence

Laconic: a. Short, pithy, curt, epigrammatic, terse. Taciturn: a. Habitually silent; not apt to talk. Sociopathic: a. From the noun: a psychopathic personality whose ...

Comics

Comics

Crossing Over

Amy Kurzweil
Comics

Herzog Park Ranger

Lincoln Michel & John Dermot Woods
Comics

Border Diary

Leila Abdelrazaq
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Schema Highlights

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The Mountains of Turkish Psychedelia

Cem Dinlenmiş
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An Ersatz Pudding: Notable and Subjective Binaries

Vanessa Hua
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Magical Negroes, Karate Masters, and Noble Savages

Shawn Wen
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