Joe Donovan examines the three essays in Andrew O’Hagan’s "The Secret Life: Three True Stories of the Digital Age."
Rennie McDougall on 2016 video game "Inside" from Arnt Jensen and Playdead studios, plus Zadie Smith, Roland Barthes, and Vladimir Nabokov.
Cassandra Cleghorn reviews Vanessa Angélica Villarreal's poetry collection, "Beast Meridian."
Bradley Babendir reviews Carmen Maria Machado's "Her Body and Other Parties."
Judith E. Vida responds to LARB's question, "What's the favorite thing you've read this week?" with an essay on Susan Paretsky.
Arthur McCaffrey reviews Garry Wills' "Why Priests?"
Safia Moore reflects on "The Perception of Meaning" by Hirsham Bustani.