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Ghosts of History: An Interview with Jesmyn Ward by Louis Elliott

Congratulations to Ward on winning the 2017 National Book Award for Sing, Unburied, Sing.

Lisa Sanditz by Kanishka Raja

A landscape painter explores the “bright, exuberant, plastic toxicity” oozing from the colors of our contemporary environment.

The Chromatic Trip: on William Eggleston’s Musik by Maxwell Neely-Cohen

The pioneering photographer releases an album of synth and piano works.

Field Recording(s) by Ugly Duckling Presse 
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A new series from UDP presents poets on vinyl. 

Gloss by Leah Dworkin
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I say something about the time and he replies, “I cannot sleep in this lifeless room, I can’t, I can’t. I won’t. You can’t make me.”

Memory and Ritual: An Interview with Doreen Garner by Forrest Muelrath
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Confronting the legacy of J. Marion Sims. 

One Piece: Untitled by Johnny Abrahams
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The artist talks about the genesis, composition, and execution of a recently completed work.

BOMB 138, Winter 2017

Featuring interviews with Lynda Benglis, Roe Ethridge, Becca Blackwell, Antonio Campos, Robert Greene, Angie Keefer, Liz Magic Laser, Laura Kurgan, China Miéville, Michael Palmer, and Rosmarie Waldrop.

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BOMB 139, Spring 2017

Featuring interviews with Steffani Jemison, Amitav Ghosh, Curt Stager, Ron Athey, Stephin Merritt, Rita Ackermann, Bryan Hunt, David Levine, Hari Kunzru, Sjón, and George Saunders.

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BOMB 140, Summer 2017

Featuring interviews with John Giorno, Lidia Yuknavitch, Iman Issa, Eric Baudelaire, Ieva Misevičiūtė, Daniel Borzutzky, and more.

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BOMB 141, Fall 2017

Featuring interviews with Amit Dutta, Lisa Sanditz, Nina Katchadourian, Anoka Faruqee, Michelle Grabner, Suzanne Bocanegra, Adrienne Truscott, Marcus Steinweg, Mike Wallace, and Lucy Ives. 

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Michelle Handelman by Judith Shimer Dusk: An interview with Arda Collins by Courtney Maum Arnaud Desplechin by Anya Jaremko-Greenwold Ross Bleckner by Aimee Rankin Shifting Connections: Spring Shorts by Kathleen MacQueen Gregory Crewdson by Richard J. Goldstein The Arbor: Clio Barnard by Craig Hubert Philip Kan Gotanda by David Henry Hwang Matt Porterfield by Steve Macfarlane Judith Linhares by Madison Smartt Bell Beth Gill and Electric Midwife by Lauren Bakst John Mills-Cockell by Robert Beatty Daniel R. Small by David Matorin Mixtape: Ed Askew by Jacob Kaplan Marjetica Potrč  by Goran Tomcic 2 + 2 can = Cake by Anthony Tognazzini Sara Garcia Villanueva by Pamela Cohn Pedro Costa by Michael Guarneri Rubens Ghenov by Dona Nelson Tom DiCillo by Bette Gordon

The Pictures Generation

A few of our favorite exchanges.

Cindy Sherman by Betsy Sussler
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Cindy Sherman’s earliest photographic work displayed her posed tauntingly in sets. Mimicry, mostly of ’50s and ’60s film, they anticipated a voyeuristic response. 

All Tomorrow’s Parties by Barbara Kruger & Richard Prince
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Artists Barbara Kruger and Richard Prince have a double conversation, each beginning with the same question and answer.

James Welling by Devon Golden
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In spite of his six-foot-plus height, you might easily overlook James Welling in a crowded room. With his shaggy gray hair and tortoiseshell glasses, he looks every bit the UCLA tenured professor that he is. 

James Casebere by Roberto Juarez
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“Jefferson and Monticello are mythic. A lot of the work that I’ve done is related to this search for origins, and Jefferson represents the origin of an American self-image.”