Paul La Farge
When he could no longer stand her chatter—in France I made myself a dress of leaves stitched together with stems and I wore it by that river, the big one, the sludge, and that’s how I met many interesting boyfriends from the National Geographic Magazine—he left Nancy on the hotel roof with the chef from Mumbai.
New titles and reissues highlighted by Justin Taylor, Chelsea Hodson, Paul La Farge, Emmalea Russo, Alexandra Kleeman, Ted Dodson, Dan Sheehan, Kristen Radtke, Daniel Saldaña París, Marjorie Welish, Tobias Carroll, Jonathan Lee, Scott Esposito, and Lauren LeBlanc
It is with great pleasure that we announce the winner, Kristen Gleason, whose work was selected by novelist Paul La Farge.
Obscuring the past to get at truth in Paul La Farge’s The Night Ocean
Our fiction contest returns. We are pleased to announce guest judge Paul La Farge, author of The Night Ocean. His recently published novel has received near universal praise; Gary Shteyngart calls it “the best novel of the year, almost any year.”
Surrealism meets fantasy in The Last Days of New Paris, a recent novel by a British author of New Weird Fiction.
Paul La Farge reads from his novel Luminous Airplanes in the fourteenth installment of BOMB’s literary podcast series.