Selected Writing

On Peter Brooks’s Seduced by Story (The Atlantic, 2022)
On Jonathan Sterne’s Diminished Faculties (The Baffler, 2022)
A Profile of John Hendrickson (The Millions, 2023)
On Bo Burnham’s Inside (LA Review of Books, 2023)
On Brenda Lozano’s Witches (Astra, 2022)
On Lillian Fishman’s Acts of Service (Cleveland Review of Books, 2023)
A Year in Reading (The Millions, 2022)
On Joan Didion and Being Serious (LA Review of Books, 2021)
On Celia Paul’s Letters to Gwen John (Hyperallergic, 2022)
On Joan Didion’s Memorial (The Millions, 2022)
On Eva Hagberg’s When Eero Met His Match (Hyperallergic, 2022)
On Nina Menkes’s Brainwashed: Sex-Camera-Power (Hyperallergic, 2022)
On Annie Berke’s Their Own Best Creations (LA Review of Books, 2022)
On Making Old Books Feel New Again (Publishers Weekly, 2022)
On Book Publicity in the Digital Age (Publishers Weekly, 2022)
On Christine Smallwood’s The Life of the Mind (The Believer, 2021)
On the Weird, Winding History of Blue Drinks (Bon App├ętit, 2021)
On Sam Francis, Georges Seurat, and Muses (LA Review of Books, 2021)
On Donating My Brain to Science (Catapult, “dis/fluent,” 2021)
On Brenda Lozano’s Loop (Full Stop, 2021)
On Ezra Edelman’s O.J.: Made in America (Wig-Wag Magazine, 2021)
On Translators’ Fight for Due Credit (Publishers Weekly, 2021)
On How TikTok Makes Backlist Books into Bestsellers (Publishers Weekly, 2021)
An Interview with Melissa Febos (The Millions, 2022)
An Interview with Connie Palmen (Asymptote, 2021)
An Interview with Yun Ko-Eun (Asymptote, 2021)