Articles by Anne K. Yoder

April 11, 2012

Publication Studio Does NYC 1

Portland-based Publication Studio is hosting a whirlwind series of events in New York next week. They kick off the weekend with an evening mixer at the Museum of Modern Art on Thursday, April 19;  continue with a conversation between landscape architect Diana Balmori and PS co-founder Matthew Stadler at Printed Matter, on Friday, April 20th; and end with […]

April 3, 2012

Belladonna* Reading Tonight in NYC 0

Tonight in New York, poets Juliana Spahr and TC Tolbert  read and discuss “how can we, as poets, take care of ourselves, our creative work, and the larger planetary body on which we depend?”  7.p.m. at Dixon Place.

March 20, 2012

Plot, Rhyme, and Conspiracy: Hari Kunzru Colludes with His Readers 1

“I have a sort of dark past as a technology journalist and I’ve always been interested in communication systems, both as technological artifacts and as the building blocks of social life. In my book I’ve become very interested in the ways that we’re enmeshed in these systems.”

January 31, 2012

People Are Strange: Diane Williams’ Vicky Swanky Is a Beauty 1

We can’t escape eccentricity, but we can become habituated to it.

December 16, 2011

Alfred Kazin’s Brownsville 0

While reviewing  Alfred Kazin‘s Journals, Christopher Byrd pays a visit to Brownsville and Kazin’s boyhood home.

November 30, 2011

‘Tis the season 1

‘Tis the season for book gifting and sales! Danielle Dutton‘s Dorothy, a publishing project, is offering a special holiday deal on its two seasons of terrific books.

November 30, 2011

Recommended Reading 0

Elissa Schappell’s quick-witted book criticism now has an online presence with the debut of her Vanity Fair column, Just My Type. First up: a look at new fantasy fiction and a consideration of genre-bending novels, with a winning recommendation of Ann Beattie’s Mrs. Nixon.

October 28, 2011

Appearing Elsewhere 0

Fence has a new web site. And a new fall issue! My story “The Art of Forgetting” appears online, alongside new work by Ariana Reines, Mary Jo Bang, and Thomas Israel Hopkins.

October 16, 2011

Green Girl and Zipper Mouth Release Party 0

If you like leading ladies so blazing they burn a hole in your head, make way to the East Village on Tuesday evening to hear Kate Zambreno and Laurie Weeks read at Dixon Place. Their latest novels, Green Girl and Zipper Mouth, depict  intense, edgy women with razor-sharp prose. And befitting both protagonists, there will […]

July 14, 2011

On Coincidence, Constraints, and Matthew Stadler’s Cover Novel 3

“A good cover is both a tribute to the original and its own new song.”