Daily Archives: February 27, 2017

Honesty and Orientation: A Review of Proxies: Essays Near Knowing, by Brian Blanchfield

Hybridity done in a certain fashion—immersed in telling while methodically subverting format, structure, intention—is a careful job. It is a one-person string quartet playing parts that must carry a different resonance, and yet harmonize. Memoir and analysis have blended artfully in recent collections like Appetites by Caroline Knapp and The […]