essays :

"the magic and risk of a handwritten letter" at literary hub // sept. 7, 2017

"the magazine as manifesto" (introduction to guest edited special feature) for words without borders // november 2016

"'what i could lose': the fate of lucia moholy" in the michigan quarterly review // winter 2016 (55:1)

for the michigan quarterly review blog :

"object of desire" // march 7, 2017

"the only question left to be settled now" // november 7, 2016

"don't take your guns to town, son" // september 15, 2016

"what's the point? the relevance of the irrelevant and daring to get it wrong" // july 15, 2016

"jenny diski is getting on with it" // may 11, 2016

"a postcard from paris" // february 10, 2016

"on (a lack of) diversity" // november 13, 2015

"the 38-year old frat boy is just not funny" // october 14, 2015

"getting back to all that" // september 8, 2015

"lucia in the spring of her discontent" // june 10th, 2015