Molly Fischer

Marathon Reading Masochism
The absurdity of the literary read-aloud
June 17, 2013

What accounts for the proliferation of the literary read-out-loud?

Chick Lit Has a New Heroine
The semi-glamorous life of the new media maven
January 29, 2013

Print journalism was once a reliable career path for the leading ladies of chick lit—now, not so much. But there is a strange glamour to the new media heroine.  

Boho Blues: What To Do When Your Brooklyn Neighborhood Loses Its Edge
September 26, 2012

Robert Anasi suffer from a fatal lack of self-awareness, which constitutes its own brand of narcissism.

Junior Proles
May 17, 2011

As Ross Perlin writes in this sharp new study, today’s teens and twenty-somethings have been taught that they must first work for free if they ever ho