Monday, August 30, 2010

MFA Rankings

Thursday, August 26, 2010

Finland Swedish Gurlesque: Evan Stina Byggmästar

When I wrote about the Gurlesque here a few months ago a lot of people found it interesting, including people in Sweden who have been writing to me about it. Today on Montevidayo, Swedish writer Aylin Bloch Boynukisa applies (and expands) the idea by talking about contemporary Finland Swedish poet Eva Stina Byggmästar.

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

The Second Part of My Interview with Daniel Tiffany

Monday, August 23, 2010

My Interview with Daniel Tiffany on kitsch

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Atrocity Kitsch

I have a post up on atrocity kitsch at, dealing with Shutter Island, Spielberg's Shindler's List and Carolyn Forché's Against Forgetting.

Monday, August 09, 2010

Shutter Island #2: Sara Stridsberg and the Cinematic Body

I have a post up on Montevidayo about Shutter ISland, the Swedish novelist Sara Stridsberg and what might loosely be called "the cinematic body."

Wednesday, August 04, 2010

Shutter Island/Montevidayo

I have a new post up on Montevidayo about Martin Scorsese's movie Shutter Island, or as I like to call it Shudder Body.

Joyelle has a post about genreless writing and Lucas di Lima has a queer reading of Rimbaud.

Tuesday, August 03, 2010



I'm now going to blog over at the multi-author web site Montevidayo with some friends and acquaintances. I think I will keep this going as well for more personal announcements.