April 5, 2022
When Sarah Mesle, editor of the Avidly Reads series at NYU Press, slid into my DMs and asked if I might want to write a book, maybe a book about… READ MORE
November 6, 2020
—Douglas Burnet Smith As November 11 approaches, and we acknowledge once again the last hour of the last day of “the war to end all wars,” as more wars rage… READ MORE
August 26, 2019
Ancient Arabic poetry meets modern hip hop star, Cardi B in this fun breakdown.