Jonathan McAloon on Mathias Énard

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In a review of Mathias Énard’s Tell Them of Battles, Kings, and Elephants, Jonathan McAloon uses the novel’s publication as an occasion to look back at the author’s work to date.

 

Dustin Illingworth on Ingeborg Bachmann

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Writing for The Nation, Dustin Illingworth celebrates Malina, by the Austrian experimental novelist Ingeborg Bachmann, recently translated into English by Philip Boehm.

 

Jon Doyle on Ruby Cowling

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At Review 31, Jon Doyle reads Ruby Cowling’s short story collection This Paradise and tries to put his finger on Cowling’s aesthetic tendencies.