Rachel Elizabeth Jones looks at an artsy strategy to revitalize and critique treatment of the LA River.
Kristina Marie Darling talks about the power of silence in two new poetry collections by Anna Moschovakis and Allison Benis White.
Sarah Hannan Arkebauer dissects the class politics of Greta Gerwig's latest film.
Dan DiPiero finds traces of the postmodern in a new album by Reid Anderson, Dave King, and Craig Taborn.
Greg Gerke assesses the originality and impact of Noah Baumbach's latest film.
Emma Konst contextualizes the "full-bodied, realistic trans character" in Danielle Lessovitz’s "Port Authority" among recent films about trans love.
Tamerlane Salyk reviews the tour of the "stans" in "Sovietstan," a travelogue by Erika Fatland, translated by Kari Dickson.