Reading

2020
Fiction
Sabrina & Corina – 
Nonfiction
Poetry

 

2019
Poetry
The Mind Has Cliffs of Fall – Ed. by Robert Pinsky
The Book of Endings – Leslie Harrison
Human Hours: Poems – Catherine Barnett
The Carrying – Ada Limón
Complete Poems: Hart Crane 
Crush – Richard Siken
The Tradition – Jericho Brown
How to Love a Country – Richard Blanco
The World Began with Yes – Erica Jong
The Twenty-Ninth Year – Hala Alyan
Deaf Republic –  Ilya Kaminsky
 
Fiction
Jazz – Toni Morrison
Acts of Infidelity – Lena Andersson
Chanson Douce – Leïla Slimani
Riots I Have Known – Ryan Chapman
Friday Black – Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah
There, There – Tommy Orange
Your Duck is My Duck – Deborah Eisenberg
The Magic Mountain – Thomas Mann
Drinking Coffee Else: Stories – ZZ Packer
Black Leopard, Red Wolf – Marlon James
Minutes of Glory and Other Stories – Ngugi wa Thigongo
The End of Loneliness – Benedict Wells
Grand Union – Zadie Smith
Look Homeward, Angel – Thomas Wolfe
Memories of the Future – Siri Hustvedt
Crossing – Pajtim Stratovci
The Cosmopolitans – Sarah Schulman
The Great Believers – Rebecca Makkai
Bad Behavior – Mary Gaitskill
New People – Danzy Senna
Washington Black – Esi Edugyan
The Tortilla Curtain – T.C. Boyle
Inland – Téa Obreht
Anagams – Lorrie Moore
Mary – Vladimir Nabakov
Cleanness – Garth Greenwell
Spring – Ali Smith
The Year of the Monkey – Patti Smith
 
Nonfiction
Songtag – Ben Mosher
Against Memoir – Michelle Tea
Borrowed Finery – Paula Fox
Far Country: Scenes from American Culture – Franco Moretti
Chalk: The Art and Erasure of Cy Twombly – Joshua Rivkin
Geisha – Mineko Iwasaki and Rande Gail Brown
Andy Warhol: a Biography – Wayne Koestenbaum
The Mother Knot – Kathryn Harrison
Notes on a Foreign: An American Abroad in a Post-American World – Suzy Hansen
Performance Art: Live Art for the 21st Century – RoseLee Goldberg
Life Itself – Roger Ebert
Time Pieces: a Dublin Memoir – John Banville
The Fixer – Bernard Malamud
When Brooklyn Was Queer – Hugh Ryan
Mary Heilmann: Looking at Pictures – Whitechapel Gallery
Self-ish – Chloe Schwenke
Liars Poker – Michael Lewis
Wagstaff: Before and After Robert Mapplethorpe – Philip Gefter
Off the Wall: a Portrait of Robert Rauschenberg – Calvin Tomkins
Les Essais – Montaigne
The Long Accomplishment – Rick Moody
Calculus: An Intuitive and Physical Approach – Morris Kline
I’m Open to Anything – William E. Jones
Fifthy Miles from Tomorrow : A Memoir of Alaska and The Real People– William L. Iggiagruk Hensley
Time is the Thing a Body Moves Through: an Essay  – T. Fleischmann
The Thief’s Journal – Jean Genet
Once More We Saw Stars – Jesse Green
Things We Didn’t Talk About When I Was a Girl – Jeannie Vanasco
The Sadeian Woman – Angela Carter
Robert Rauschenberg: An Oral History – Edited by Sara Sinclair
Jasper Johns – Michael Crichton
Make It Scream, Make It Burn – Leslie Jamison
Crazy Brave – Joy Harjo
Proust & Signs – Gilles Deleuze
The Source of Self-Regard – Toni Morrison