A Third Path For the Novel
by Dean Kissick
The 2010s was a decade of autofiction and writers drawn in by, or disgusted with, art. A brief history of recent literature, from Karl Ove Knausgaard and Maggie Nelson to Ben Lerner and Ottessa Moshfegh.
In her new column, KAITLIN PHILLIPS recounts the drama of finally getting her own pad, and quickly finds out that she has no lights, or buzzer. How will people get in to her housewarming party? Read on to find out.
The production of the mushrooms we like to eat is just a small fraction of what the fungi that produce them do. Serpentine Galleries curator BEN VICKERS had the chance to pick the brain of MERLIN SHELDRAKE, who has just published a memoir on the massive underground network of the magic mushroom.
New York’s art world is filled with careerists, but it is also filled with those who consciously moved away from the art machine. E’wao Kagoshima, nearly eighty years old, falls into this latter category, a painter who brings his brush with him everywhere he goes, treating the city as his canvas and marketplace.