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    Writing Life

    Against Catharsis: Writing is Not Therapy

    T Kira Madden Wants You to See the Wires

    March 22, 2019  By T Kira Madden

    Personal Essays

    How Jamaica Kincaid Helped Me Understand My Mother

    Gabrielle Bellot on Power, Authority, and the Women in Her Life

    March 22, 2019  By Gabrielle Bellot

    New Nonfiction

    Will China's Ever-Growing Digital Firewall Wreck the Internet?

    Writing the Playbook for Online Authoritarianism

    March 22, 2019  By James Griffiths

    Daily Fiction

    From Laila Lalami's novel The Other Americans


    From Ann Goldstein's translation of Elsa Morante's novel Arturo's Island


    From Jonathan Carr's novel Make Me a City


    From Siri Hustvedt's novel Memories of the Future