Brick 80

It all starts with the characters. They are what make literature. That’s how it begins—not with a sunset. You must avoid sunsets. If that’s how a work starts, don’t read it.
—Mavis Gallant


  • Plus:
  • A special eight-page photographic insert by Jonathan Luckhurst
  • Photos and illustrations by:
  • Daryl Vocat, Tanja-Tiziana, Julie Liger Belair, Martin Helmut Reis, David Hlynsky, Tony Calzetta, Frédéric Raevens, Adam L. Weintraub, John Berger, Marcin Porebski, Laszlo Szilvassy, and Rutu Modan