Review: THE EMISSARY by Yoko Tawada

Review: THE EMISSARY by Yoko Tawada

The Emissary Yoko Tawada Translated by Margaret Mitsutani 2018 New Directions Publishing 144 pages Review by Riley Bingham Yoshiro rents a dog from the Rent-a-Dog store for his daily jog. Except Yoshiro can’t call his exercise jogging, as jogging is a foreign word....
REVIEW: Suicide Club by Rachel Heng

REVIEW: Suicide Club by Rachel Heng

Suicide Club Rachel Heng 2018 Henry Holt and Co. 338 pages Review by CHASE BURKE Can anything stop us from chasing the dream of immortality? Probably not. In the American tech sphere, there are already startups dedicated to “harvesting the blood of the young”, and...
Review: BLUETS by Maggie Nelson

Review: BLUETS by Maggie Nelson

Centaura cyanus Not Maggie Nelson Planted March 3rd Southern Exposure Seed Exchange Transplanting not recommended Review by SELMS I don’t read much memoir (people generally bore me), so I was late to reading Maggie Nelson’s Bluets. There is much that can be said about...