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An Artist’s Guide to Herbs: Sarsaparilla by Harmony Holiday

“The blood of the thing is the truth of the thing.”

The Phenomenon of the Opera by Alexander Kluge

Passion overwhelms comprehension. Comprehension kills passion.

Jack Whitten by Kenneth Goldsmith

This past weekend the great abstract painter passed away at age 78. We’ll miss Jack and remember him through his work and his words.

The Work of Time: Victor Ehikhamenor’s In the Kingdom of This World by Emmanuel Iduma

Prophecy and the past.

Results, Concrete: Carly Mandel Interviewed by Kerry Doran

Making chronic illness visible.

Reanimating History: Visionary Aponte: Art and Black Freedom by Monica Uszerowicz

Summoning the spirits.

Three Poems by Dan Beachy-Quick
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humself, shamself, hymnself, shameself—. / lameself, lambself, numbself, unself—. / sing anger, goddess, of—. many devices—.

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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BOMB 142, Winter 2018

Featuring interviews with Milford Graves, Celeste Dupuy-Spencer, Meredith Monk, Jim Hodges, Lucy Dodd, Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, Jlin, Cate Giordano, Don Mee Choi, Christian Hawkey, and Friederike Mayröcker.

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Jesse Ball & Catherine Lacey Patti Smith by Thurston Moore Véréna Paravel and Lucien Castaing-Taylor by Anya Jaremko-Greenwold Michael Haneke by Lawrence Chua Dmitry Krymov by John Freedman Kevin Zucker by Stephen Truax Personal Politics by Emily Testa Mark Eitzel by Michael Kroll John Zorn by Michael Goldberg Stephin Merritt by Zachary Block Nicholas Elliott by David Louis Zuckerman I Am a Helicopter, Camera, Queen by Katherine Brewer Ball Reynolds Price by Caleb Smith Eugène Green by Nicholas Elliott Christopher Shinn by David Greenspan Maylis de Kerangal by Jessica Moore Friends of the High Line by Tabitha Piseno Camille Billops by Ameena Meer Stéphane Delorme by Nicholas Elliott Mika Rottenberg by Judith Hudson

Films in the Running

Revisiting interviews with the talents behind "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri," "The Florida Project," and "Call Me By Your Name."

Frances McDormand  by Willem Dafoe
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Frances McDormand has acted in the Coen Brothers’s Blood Simple, and Raising Arizona.

Martin McDonagh by Fintan O'Toole
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Fairy tales do come true if playwright Martin McDonagh’s meteoric rise in London, with four productions staged in the same season, is any indication. His plays are Irish tales told with all the violence, humor and magic of a banshee.

Willem Dafoe by Louis Morra
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Willem Dafoe discusses the Wooster Group, Platoon, and the reasons he works in both theater and film.

André Aciman by Gary M. Kramer
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“Obsession and fantasy, like desire and fear, happen in the mind… the most powerful, fixated erotic organ known to man.”