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Geist 111

Han Fusen navigates multiculturalism and kookoo sabzi from inside a Persian grocery store. Read more

Dispatches

Michael Hayward on a collection of conversations with Brion Gysin from Trapart Books. Read more

Reviews

At the Rebarbative Moose, one drinks Amber Mole and discusses the superiority of Coulson's Hill. Read more

Prose

Jill Mandrake on the surprising effect of peanut brittle. Read more

Dispatches

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At fourteen, swimming for hours before school and boarding a Russian cargo ship. Read more

Prose

Patty Osborne on the mixed review of Crazy Rich Asians. Read more

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Mary Schendlinger on Natalia Ginzburg's narrative of her family during the rise of Hitler and Mussolini. Read more

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It seems an invasion of privacy to interview a man about his afterlife. Read more

Prose

Reading is a subversive activity and does not believe in the convention of borders. Read more

Columns

Eve Joseph shifts ordinary moments into imaginative stories. Read more

Prose

Ola Szczecinska returns to Warsaw to visit her grandmother, and to keep from losing her memories. Read more

Essays

The final volume of Karl Ove Knausgaard’s My Struggle allows us to compare Karl Ove’s literary edifice with others of similar ilk—and bulk. Read more

Reviews

Kris Rothstein on the current state of employment in Bullshit Jobs and Temp. Read more

Reviews

What was a lone hen doing in the yard, a few feet from a busy city street? Read more

Dispatches

Jonathan Heggen on Virgina Woolf's appearance on 4chan's top 100 books of all time Read more

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In Peterborough, Pastor Billy cures arthritis, back pain, bone spurs, lymphoma, stage four liver cancer, sleep apnea and atrial fibrillation Read more

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Third prize winner of the 2018 Geist Work Shanty Writing Contest Read more

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First Prize winner of the 2018 Geist Work Shanty Writing Contest Read more

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Second prize winner of the 2018 Geist Work Shanty Writing Contest Read more

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