The Sunday Rumpus Books Supplement


supplement2This week, Rumpus books published a review of a story collection by Greg Gerke, an interview with Benjamin Anastas, a Rumpus Reprint by our own Stephen Elliott, and an exclusive excerpt from a best of the Believer compilation.

Sex and the Witty – A review of There’s Something Wrong with Sven by Greg Gerke. Gidget

Gidget on the Couch – An exclusive excerpt on the origins of surfing from the best of The Believer essays, Read Hard.

Underachieving as Art: The Rumpus Interview with Benjamin Anastas.

David Rees’s Last Book I Loved.

And be sure not to miss our reprint of our own Stephen Elliott’s  Why I Write.

Seth Fischer's writing has appeared in Best Sex Writing 2013, Buzzfeed, PankGuernica, Lunch Ticket, Gertrude, and elsewhere. His Rumpus piece "Notes from a Unicorn" was listed as a notable essay in The Best American Essays 2013. He will be a 2014 Lambda Literary Emerging Voicing Fellow and was a 2013 Jentel Arts Residency Program Fellow. He also teaches at Antioch University Los Angeles and Writing Workshops Los Angeles. Find more writing of his writing at, or reach him @sethfischer. More from this author →