mary robison

    • 4.7.15

      Underappreciated Masterpieces: Mary Robison's 'Why Did I Ever' (2001)

      Writer Blake Butler's ongoing excavation into lesser-known literary masterpieces continues with this glorious novel-in-parts.

    • 7.11.13

      All My Favorite Narrators Are Women

      I never liked dude-bro narrators like Bukowski’s or Updike’s. There’s something off-putting about voices that seem too male, or at least that flaunt their dick in a way that seems to scream, "I HAVE A SMALL ONE." There are so many female voices that...