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Books reviewed in “New Books” column, Harper’s Magazine, October 2015: The Occupation Trilogy, Patrick Modiano (trans. Frank Wynne); Pedigree, Patrick Modiano (trans. Mark Polizzotti); Death by Water, Kenzaburo Oe (trans. Deborah Boliver Boehm); Exemplary Departures, Gabrielle Wittkop (trans. Annette David); Murder Most Serene, Gabrielle Wittkop (trans. Louise Rogers Lalaurie).
An essay on art piracy appears on PBS NewsHour.
A review of Mario Vargas Llosa’s Notes on the Death of Culture appears in The New York Times Book Review.
“How to Spend Time Alone,” at New York Magazine.
Books reviewed in “New Books” column, Harper’s Magazine, August 2015: Moods, Yoel Hoffmann (trans. Peter Cole); The Automobile Club of Egypt, Alaa Al Aswany (trans. Russell Harris).
A conversation about Book of Numbers appears at Barnes & Noble Review.
An excerpt from Book of Numbers appears in the Summer 2015 issue of Dissent.
A conversation about Book of Numbers appears at The New Republic.
“Letter of Recommendation: Alternative Search Engines” appears in The New York Times Magazine.
An excerpt from Book of Numbers appears in Issue 28, Spring 2015, of The Berlin Journal.
A conversation about literary doubles appears in the By Heart series at The Atlantic.
An excerpt from Book of Numbers appears at randomhousebooks.
A conversation about Book of Numbers appears at Bomb.
An excerpt from Book of Numbers appears at Vice.
“The Doomed Generation,” an essay on Book of Numbers, appears at the site of the Jewish Book Council.
An interview with Peter Cole appears in Issue 213, Summer 2015, of The Paris Review.
A story, The Gymnics, appears in Assignment.
Books reviewed in “New Books” column, Harper’s Magazine, June 2015: Literary Rivals: Feuds and Antagonisms in the World of Books, Richard Bradford; I Greet You at the Beginning of a Great Career: The Selected Correspondence of Lawrence Ferlinghetti and Allen Ginsberg, 1955-1997 (ed. Bill Morgan); The Fellowship: The Literary Lives of the Inklings, Philip and Carol Zaleski.