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2018    TRENTON MAKES, New York: Doubleday; London: Atlantic; Paris: Buchet-Chastel
• Short listed for the Center for Fiction First Novel Prize
• Long listed for the Grand Prix de littérature américaine
• Short listed for the Prix du roman PAGE des libraires/America

Stories, Poems, Translations

2019    “Poems for My Roman Death No.s 1–8”, Local Knowledge, Issue 7
2019    “Hic salta!”, Local Knowledge, Issue 7
2017    “Poems for My Roman Death No.s 1 & 4”, Alexandria Quarterly, Vol. 3, Spring
2015    Morasses, André Gide, NY: Calypso Editions
2015    “Katabasis”, The Brooklyn Rail
2013    “About Brooklyn, 1983”, Sakura Review, Issue IV
2013    “An Unknown Soldier”, The Brooklyner 
2012    “Primogeniture”, > kill author, Issue 20
2010    “Six of Half a Dozen”, Ozone Park Journal, Spring
2010    “A Damn Good Job”, The Madison Review, Spring


2012    I-Park Residency, I-Park Foundation, East Hadden, Connecticut
2011    Caldera Artist-in-residence, Caldera Arts Center, Sisters, Oregon
2010    Yaddo Residency, Corporation of Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, New York

Essays, Book Chapters, Exhibition Catalogues

2018   “What Symbols Have to do With Short Story Writing”, Signature’s 2018 Guide to Short Story Writing
2016    “Edwige Fouvry: New Paintings”, Dolby Chadwick Gallery
2014    “Anne Siv Falkenberg Pedersen and the Strong Spirit”, Wilderness Travels,
Billedkunstnerne i Oslo og Akershus, Norway
2014    “The Silent Power of Design”, CRETUS, Fall
2013    “Durrell’s Jews: From Justine to Judith, Tablet, October
2012    “The Art of Ron Lent and Ethan Cornell”, Case Studies, Saddleback College Art Gallery, California
2010    “Fiction as History (as Fiction) in The Kindly Ones, The Jewish Quarterly, Spring
2009    “Lawrence Durrell”, in British Writers Retrospective, Vol. III, Jay Parini, ed., NY: Charles Scribner’s Sons
2009    “A Few Thoughts on Chester Himes on the 100th Anniversary of His Birth”, The Third Estate
2008    “Iréne Némirovsky and the Death of the Critic”, The Jewish Quarterly, Autumn
1998    “The Swallower”, Hugged for a Nickel, Hanse-office, Brussels
1997    “On Questions, Negation, and Hunger”, OPEN, Moving Art Studio, Brussels

Book Reviews

2019    Riots I Have Known, Ryan Chapman, The New York Times
2019    The Old Drift, Namwali Serpell, The Times Literary Supplement
2019    Hold Fast Your Crown, Yannick Haenel, The Times Literary Supplement
2017    Beast, Paul Kingsnorth, The New York Times
2017    Gravel Heart, Abdulrazak Gurnah, The Times Literary Supplement
2017    The Many Voices of Lydia Davis, Jonathan Evans, The Times Literary Supplement
2017    Go Home, Sohrab Homi Fracis, The Brooklyn Rail
2016    The Gun Room, Georgina Harding, The Brooklyn Rail
2016    Forty Martyrs, Philip F. Deaver, The Brooklyn Rail
2016    Leica Format, Daša Drndić, The Times Literary Supplement
2015    All the Houses, Karen Olsson, The New York Journal of Books
2015    The Reflection, Hugo Wilcken, The Brooklyn Rail
2015    Watchlist, Bryan Hurt, ed., The Brooklyn Quarterly
2015    Watermark, Sean O’Reilly, The Times Literary Supplement
2014    The Brotherhood of Book Hunters, Raphaël Jerusalmy, The New York Times
2014    One Hundred Apocalypses and Other Apocalypses, Lucy Corin, The Isle of Youth, Laura van den Berg, The Times Literary Supplement
2014    Back to Back, Julia Franck, The Washington Independent Review of Books
2013    Call Me Brooklyn, Eduardo Lago, The Times Literary Supplement
2013    The Childhood of Jesus, J. M. Coetzee, The Washington Independent Review of Books 
2013    The No Variations, Luis Chitarroni, The Times Literary Supplement
2013    A Marker to Measure Drift, Alexander Maksik, The Washington Independent Review of Books
2013    By Blood, Ellen Ullman, The Jewish Quarterly
2013    The Fall of the Stone City, Ismail Kadare, The Times Literary Supplement
2012    The Last Man Standing, Davide Longo, The Times Literary Supplement
2012    Istanbul was a Fairy Tale, Mario Levi, The Times Literary Supplement
2012    The Quiddity of Will Self, Sam Mills, The Times Literary Supplement
2012    The Roundabout Man, Clare Morrall, The Times Literary Supplement
2011    Everything Beautiful Began After, Simon Van Booy, The Times Literary Supplement
2011    Ruta Tannenbaum, Miljenko Jergović, The Times Literary Supplement
2011    Scenes from Village Life, Amoz Oz, The Times Literary Supplement
2011    Daisy Buchanan’s Daughter, Tom Carson, The New York Times
2011    Mr. Chartwell, Rebecca Hunt, The New York Times
2011    The Slap, Christos Tsiolkas, The Guardian
2011    The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet, David Mitchell
2011    A Thousand Darknesses: Lies and Truth in Holocaust Fiction, Ruth Franklin, The Jewish Quarterly
2011    Madame Bovary, Gustave Flaubert, trans. Lydia Davis, The Times Literary Supplement
2010    How Much Land Does a Man Need, Leo Tolstoy, trans. Boris Dralyuk, The Times Literary Supplement
2010    A Russian Novel, Emmanuel Carrere, The Times Literary Supplement
2010    Stranded (En Rade), J.-K. Huysmans, trans. Brendan King, The Times Literary Supplement
2010    The Lost and Forgotten Languages of Shanghai, Ruiyan Xu, The Times Literary Supplement
2010    Des Hommes, Laurent Mauvignier, The Times Literary Supplement
2010    The Passport, Herta Müller, The Times Literary Supplement
2009    Esther’s Inheritance, Sándor Márai, The Guardian
2009    The Last Chance: Roads of Freedom IV, Jean-Paul Sartre, The Guardian
2009    Crime, Irvine Welsh, The Guardian
2009    The Tragedy of the Street of Flowers, José Maria de Eça de Queiroz, The Guardian
2009    The Wedding in Auschwitz, Erich Hackl, The Times Literary Supplement
2009    The Northern Clemency, Philip Hensher, The Guardian
2009    From A to X, John Berger, The Guardian
2009    I Play the Drums in a Band Called okay, Toby Litt, The Guardian
2009    Child 44, Tom Rob Smith, The Guardian
2009    The Girl Who Was Going to Die, Glyn Maxwell, The Guardian
2009    The White King, Gyorgy Dragomán, The Guardian
2009    The Three Suitors of Fred Belair, E.A. Markham, The Guardian
2008    Me and Kaminski, Daniel Kehlmann, The Literary Review
2008    The Blue Manuscript, Sabiha Al Khemir, The Times Literary Supplement
2008    The Elegance of the Hedgehog, Muriel Barbery, The Times Literary Supplement
2008    My Fantoms, Théophile Gautier, The Times Literary Supplement
2008    Dreams of Rivers and Seas, Tim Parks, The Times Literary Supplement
2008    Anthem of a Reluctant Prophet, Joanne Proulx, The New Statesman
2008    The Ossians, Doug Johnstone, The New Statesman
2007    A Grave in the Air, Stephen Henighan, The Times Literary Supplement
2007    Girl Meets Boy, Ali Smith, The New Statesman
2007    The Bridge of the Golden Horn, Emine Sevgi Özdamar
2007    Last Stop Salina Cruz, David Lalé, The Times Literary Supplement
2007    Trespass, Valerie Martin, The New Statesman
2007    Secrets of the Sea, Nicholas Shakespeare, The New Statesman

Art Reviews

2014    Alibis: Sigmar Polke 1963–2010, Museum of Modern Art, CRETUS
2014    Gauguin: Metamorphoses, Museum of Modern Art, The Times Literary Supplement
2013    Balthus: Cats and Girls – Paintings and Provocations, Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Times Literary Supplement
2012    The Steins Collect: Matisse, Picasso, and the Parisian Avant-garde, Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY Arts Magazine
2011    Fractured Tales, New Paintings by Philemona Williamson at June Kelly Gallery, Art in America