Rumpus Books Sunday Supplement

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This week, Rumpus books published pieces about fucking and writing, A Common Pornography, and Folksy Fruit. Also, there was an interview with Jonathan Lethem. Is there really a better way to spend your Sunday than catching up with Rumpus books?

“Perhaps we should talk about fucking. Fucking and writing, fucking and talking, fucking and thinking, fucking and whatever else it is that fucking goes with…”” — from Fucking and Writing: The Rumpus Conversation with Jami Attenberg.

The Divot — A review of A Common Pornography by Kevin Sampsell in the style of A Common Pornography by Kevin Sampsell.

The last book that Patrick Burns loved was In The Woods by Tana French.

Folksy Fruits. I’m not gonna explain. You’ll just have to look for yourself.

And last but certainly not least, be sure not to miss the Rumpus Long Interview with Jonathan Lethem.


Seth Fischer’s writing has twice been listed as notable in The Best American Essays and has been nominated for The Pushcart Prize by several publications, including Guernica. He was the founding Sunday editor at The Rumpus and is the current nonfiction editor at The Nervous Breakdown. He’s been awarded fellowships and residencies by Ucross, Lambda Literary, Jentel, Ragdale, and elsewhere, and he teaches at the UCLA-Extension Writer’s Program and Antioch University, where he received his MFA. More from this author →