Literary Criticism

Selected clips



In Chicago Reader

“In Chronology of Water, words get memoirist Lidia Yuknavitch through a riptide of life”

In Bookslut

“The Metaphor Room: Dinaw Mengestu’s All Our Names

“The Third Space of Nnedi Okorafor’s Kabu Kabu

Spectacle by Susan Steinberg”

Beside the Sea by Veronique Olmi, Translated by Adriana Hunter”

“The World’s Most Dangerous Place: Inside the Outlaw State of Somalia by James Fergusson”

In Rain Taxi Review of Books

Birth and After Birth Tina Howe

Aliss by the Fire Jon Fosse


In Los Angeles Review of Books

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Looking for the Light” Ariel Gore’s

Learning Intimacy: Stacey D’Erasmo’s Art of Intimacy