Brick 99 – Digital

Summer 2017



  • Don DeLillo returns to the grassy knoll
  • Viet Thanh Nguyen talks to Eleanor Wachtel
  • Pura López Colomé translates C. D. Wright
  • Saidiya Hartman on beauty and the tenement
  • Yves Bonnefoy boards Beckett’s dinghy
  • Jan Zwicky on learning free verse’s verbal music
  • Mark Anthony Jarman rescues a Croatian Madonna
  • Johanna Skibsrud on fact, fiction, and atrocity
  • Valerie Miles charts Bolaño’s America
  • Martha Baillie finds her future self in Paris
  • Janet Hong on the breath of haenyeo
  • Joni Murphy praises the wave
  • Alexandria Peary’s invasive species
  • Mustapha Safadieh on violence and boredom
  • Cheston Knapp’s best Federer
  • Erica Johnson Debeljak on the landscape of loss
  • Shaun Pett follows Bruce Chatwin to Athos
  • Peter Lewis on Jim Harrison’s search for Machado
  • Michael Redhill achieves “fame”



  • John Berger and John Christie exchange letters
  • Kent Monkman fires back at the canon