Monthly Archives: January 2017

Desert Boys

Topicality can kill otherwise good fiction. Politics, current events, new technologies might make a story seem immediate and important, but can also quickly date it, making it seem naive or, worse, irrelevant. Then there‚Äôs the danger of didacticism. Essays barely … Continue reading

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Moonlight: A Film by Barry Jenkins

  My review of Moonlight is now up on Litbreak. If you have a second, please check it out! Moonlight  

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