What I’m Reading


The Hakawati by Rabih Alameddine
The Foundation Pit by Andrei Platonov (reread)


Wittgenstein’s Mistress by David Markson
Junebat by John Elizabeth Stintzi
Normal People by Sally Rooney
Homesick by Jennifer Croft
Temporary by Hilary Leichter
A Primer for Forgetting by Lewis Hyde
b, Book, and Me by Kim Sagwa
The Book of Anna by Carmen Boullosa
Kudos by Rachel Cusk
Transit by Rachel Cusk
Sofia Petrovna by Lydia Chukovskaya
The Einstein Intersection by Samuel Delany
Outline by Rachel Cusk (reread)
Die, My Love by Ariana Harwicz
Topics of Conversation by Miranda Popkey
Nocilla Lab by Agustín Fernández Mallo
Nocilla Experience by Agustín Fernández Mallo
Nocilla Dream by Agustín Fernández Mallo
The Argonauts by Maggie Nelson (reread)
Blockade Diary by Lidiya Ginzburg
Weather by Jenny Offill
Open City by Teju Cole
Socialist Realism by Trisha Low
The Lazarus Project by Aleksandar Hemon
The Descent of Alette by Alice Notley
The Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka
What is Not Yours is Not Yours by Helen Oyeyemi (reread)
Orpheus by Jean Cocteau
The Master & Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov (reread)
Jakarta by Rodrigo Márquez Tizano
The Museum of Unconditional Surrender by Dubravka Ugrešić
Calamities by Renee Gladman
Imagine Wanting Only This by Kristen Radtke
Valerie, or The Faculty of Dreams by Sara Stridsberg
Faces in the Crowd by Valeria Luiselli
The Future of Another Timeline by Annalee Newitz
The Fifth Head of Cerberus by Gene Wolfe
Suite for Barbara Loden by Nathalie Léger
Uzumaki by Juni Ito

(particular favorites are in bold)