Remembering Chana Bloch

The poet, translator, and scholar Chana Bloch passed away on May 19, 2017. We honor her memory by revisiting Dara Barnat’s …

Remembering Bill: On William McPherson (1933-2017)

By Sam Hall Kaplan The recent death of book editor and writer William McPherson prompts heartfelt memories of a moment …

Remembering Emmanuelle Riva, Who Hoped to Fill the World with Love

By Massoud Hayoun Emmanuelle Riva and I were supposed to get lunch. But the star of French-Japanese New Wave classic …

Remembering My Father in Trump’s America

By Catherine Biggart On September 11th, an American freelance photojournalist ran from his apartment toward the World Trade Center after …

Remembering Tom Hayden

By Mike Davis Fifty-two years ago this December, an obscure group of young activists, Students for a Democratic Society, held …

“Of the making of many books there is no end”: Remembering Michael Kammen, the Professor of Paradox

By Douglas Greenberg The following is a feature article from the new LARB Quarterly Journal: Fall 2014 edition. To pick …

Remembering Derrida: A Forum

Ten years ago, on October 9, 2004, the philosopher Jacques Derrida passed away. To mark this occasion and inquire into …