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Brick 85
Summer 2010

Brick 85

Brick 85 Cover Image
Summer 2010

We are people who realize projects without permission, that’s all. 

In this issue:

Zadie Smith talks to Eleanor Wachtel
• Sean Michaels deep under Paris
• Javier Marías talks to Juan Gabriel Vásquez
• Julio Cortázar writes to Luis Buñuel
• New poetry by Robert Hass, Steven Heighton, and Laura Lush
• Carl Wilson pays tribute to Kate McGarrigle
• Gísli Sigurðsson represents his country, sort of
• Dennis Reid remembers David Bolduc
• Linda Spalding visits June Leaf 
• An excerpt from Michael Helm’s new novel
• Eric Karpeles on Proust’s American connection
• Pico Iyer revisits the outback
• Damion Searls gets Rohmer’s drift
• Simon McBurney’s endgame
• Joseph O’Connor falls for Patti Smith
• Jim Harrison prefers birds, actually
• Layne Coleman’s memories


Alison Harris’s exquisite photographs of Il Teatro Sociale di Camogli and a full colour insert featuring the work of June Leaf and David Bolduc

And in The Review:

Rawi Hage, Linda Spalding, Laird Hunt, Stevie Cameron, and Maura Dooley

Photos and illustrations by:

Zoriah, Sean Michaels, Gail Kenney, Luis Mora, Martin Helmut Reis, Marcel Proust, Mark Byk, Trevor Ydreos, stef lenk, Peter Foley, and Tara Quinn