Juliet Lapidos

When Are Metafictional Games a Mask For Laziness?
August 25, 2014

The complex literary stylings of Ben Lerner are as stunning as ever.

Why Do Our Offices Make Us So Miserable?
April 20, 2014

Ninety-three percent of people who work in cubicles “would prefer a different workspace.”

Should Fiction Writers Have a Beat?
August 18, 2013

Ever since Ship Fever, science has been novelist Andrea Barrett's focus. Is it starting to hurt her writing?

Relevant Realism
March 06, 2013

What separates the contemporary squad of literary realists from their predecessors is a tendency to value mimicry over and above inquiry.