In Manchuria: A Q & A With Author Michael Meyer

By Maura Elizabeth Cunningham As I wrote back in December when we at the LARB China Blog were suggesting titles …

The LARB End-of-Year Editor Interviews: Dinah Lenney

Editor’s Note: This is the fourth interview of several we’ll be publishing this month, all with our section editors. They’re …

JSTOR Daily

JSTOR will be familiar to many readers as the repository of academic papers from which Aaron Swartz performed his fateful …

The LARB Intern Interview

Editor’s Note:  Each year, the Los Angeles Review of Books hosts a summer internship program that features the LARB Publishing …

China’s Forgotten World War II: A Q&A with Rana Mitter

By Maura Elizabeth Cunningham As my last China Blog column was on China’s forgotten World War I, I decided that …

Finding One’s Own Way Through the Woods: A Q & A with Short Story Writer Jack Livings

By Jeffrey Wasserstrom One of the best works of fiction I’ve read in recent months is The Dog: Stories by …

Tricks of Two Trades: A Q&A on Writing News Reports and Spy Novels with Night Heron Author Adam Brookes

By Jeffrey Wasserstrom I’ve known Adam Brookes since 1999, when we met in Beijing where he was covering China for …