Brick 83

Love can leave you nowhere in New Mexico raising peacocks for the rest of your life.
—Jack Gilbert


  • In this issue:
  • Patricia Rozema directs Harold Pinter
  • Alex Pugsley, Zadie Smith, Don DeLillo, and George Saunders pay tribute to David Foster Wallace
  • Gabrielle Buffet-Picabia looks back with Paule Anglim
  • What Rodin gave Edmund White
  • Terence Davies rewinds
  • Paul Durcan’s pub crawl with Patrick Kavanagh
  • Francisco Goldman reads Roberto Bolaño
  • Colm Tóibín on Michael Donaghy and Don Paterson
  • New poetry from Karen Solie, Don Paterson, Ken Babstock, and Dionne Brand
  • Candid photographs of jazz greats by Pannonica de Koenigswarter
  • Michael Ondaatje on ‘Richard Stark’
  • The FBI’s Most Wanted Man interviews Donald Westlake
  • Jaspreet Singh in Kashmir
  • José Saramago talks to Juan Cruz
  • Eduardo Galeano’s stories of almost everyone
  • Jack Spicer tests your magic
  • Essays by Isabel Huggan, Mark Fried, and Sarah Rothenberg
  • Robert Dessaix on the Bay of Naples
  • Jim Harrison in body and soul
  • And in The Review:
  • Linda Spalding, Michael Redhill, Esta Spalding, Jane Urquhart, and Dionne Brand
  • Photos and illustrations by:
  • Alexandra Rockingham, stef lenk, Francis Picabia, Mark Byk, Martin Helmut Reis, Pannonica de Koenigswarter, Jaspreet Singh, and Andy Smetanka