2020 Reading Log

  • Belladonna by Daša Drndić, trans. Celia Hawkesworth
  • A Heart So White by Javier Marias, trans. Margaret Jull Costa
  • Chess Story by Stefan Zweig, trans. Joel Rotenberg
  • Orientalism by Edward W. Said
  • The Big Money by John Dos Passos
  • The Noise of Time by Julian Barnes
  • Utopia by Thomas More, trans. Paul Turner
  • The Kiss and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov, trans. Ronald Wilks
  • Where the Sirens Live by Francesca Coppola
  • The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov, trans. Michael Glenny
  • Extracting the Stone of Madness: Poems 1962-1972 by Alejandra Pizarnik, trans. Yvette Siegert
  • Ten Plays by Anton Chekhov
  • Passage to India by E.M. Forster
  • Spurious by Lars Iyer
  • The Complete Collected Poems by Maya Angelou
  • The Iliad by Homer, trans. Caroline Alexander
  • The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison
  • The Doll’s Alphabet by Camilla Grudova
  • We Inherit What the Fires Left by William Evans
  • Welcome to Braggsville by T. Geronimo Johnson
  • Everything Inside by Edwidge Danticat
  • City by City: Dispatches from the American Metropolis ed. Keith Gessen and Stephen Squibb
  • You Too Can Have a Body Like Mine by Alexandra Kleeman
  • The Idiot  by Elif Batuman

2019 Reading Log

  • The 42nd Parallel by John Dos Passos
  • The Sailor Who Fell From Grace From the Sea by Yukio Mishima
  • Confusion by Stefan Zweig
  • Cork Dork by Bianca Bosker
  • In a Lonely Place by Dorothy B. Hughes
  • Speedboat by Renata Adler
  • The Selected Works of Edward Said 1966-2006 ed. Moustafa Bayoumi & Andrew Rubin
  • At Swim-Two-Birds by Flann O’Brien
  • The Big Red Book of Modern Chinese Literature: Writings from the Mainland in the Long Twentieth Century ed. Yunte Huang
  • The Third Policeman by Flann O’Brien
  • Uncommon Grounds: The History of Coffee and How it Transformed Our World by Mark Pendergast
  • Letters to a Young Poet by Rainer Maria Rilke
  • The Hole by José Revueltas, trans. Amanda Hopkinson & Sophie Hughes
  • The Poor Mouth (An Béal Bocht) by Flann O’Brien, trans. Patrick C. Power
  • The Shipping News by Annie Proulx
  • Salt: A World History by Mark Kurlansky
  • Sudden Death by Alvaro Enrigue, trans. Nathasha Wimmer
  • The Dalkey Archive by Flann O’Brien
  • Collected Poems: 1948-1984 by Derek Walcott
  • The White Album by Joan Didion
  • Secondhand Time: The Last of the Soviets by Svetlana Alexievich, trans. Bela Shayevich
  • Asymmetry by Lisa Halliday
  • 1919 by John Dos Passos
  • Open Secrets by Alice Munro
  • The Dry Heart by Natalia Ginzburg
  • The Vagrants by Yiyun Li
  • Passing by Nella Larsen
  • Nightwood  by Djuna Barnes
  • Overpour by Jane Wong
  • Black No More by George S. Schuyler
  • The Origins of Totalitarianism by Hannah Arendt
  • The Magic Mountain by Thomas Mann, trans. John E. Woods
  • There There by Tommy Orange
  • The Varieties of Religious Experience by William James
  • False Bingo by Jac Jemc
  • Other Minds: The Octopus, the Sea, and the Deep Origins of Consciousness by Peter Godfrey-Smith
  • The Taiga Syndrome by Cristina Rivera Garza, trans. Suzanne Jill Levine & Aviva Kana
  • Paper: Paging Through History by Mark Kurlansky
  • Pierce on Signs: Writings on Semiotic by Charles Sanders Pierce, ed. James Hoopes

2018 Reading Log


2017 Reading Log