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Feminist Ambivalences at Exclusive Women’s Social Club

Danielle Drori reflects on her short-lived membership at the women's co-working space and club The Wing, and Nancy Fraser's theory of feminist ambivalences.

LARB Editors’ Picks, 2018

Looking back on 2018, LARB section editors select notable pieces.

From the Frontlines of a Civilizational Crisis

Rahuldeep Gill, Professor of Religion at California Lutheran University, writes on fire, guns, and the crisis of our times.

Recent Posts

Difficult Lessons: Remembering Andrei Bitov (1937-2018)

José Vergara remembers the Russian writer Andrei Bitov, who died on December 3.

Living Inside Your Mediocre Moment: Heather Havrilesky’s What If This Were Enough?

Phoenix Tso reviews Heather Havrilesky’s essay collection "What If This Were Enough?"

Conversion Therapy v. Re-education Camp: An Open Letter to Grace Lavery

Christopher Castiglia and Christopher Reed respond to Grace Lavery's essay "Grad School as Conversion Therapy."

LARB Channel Highlights, 2018

The LARB Channels are wholly independent online magazines supported by LARB. Here, some of our Channel editors have highlighted standout pieces from 2018.

Centenary: Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn (1918-2008)

"Had he died during the 1960s, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn would have been remembered as a hero, a prophet, and a great writer from a country of great writers."

Revisiting 301, 302, Park Chul-soo’s Stylish Film About Food, Sex, and Other Horrors

Colin Marshall considers the grotesque sensory of experience of Park Chul-soo's film "301, 302."

Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy Upends the Rock-Star Memoir with Let’s Go

Eric R. Danton reviews "Let's Go (So We Can Get Back)," a memoir from Wilco's Jeff Tweedy.