The Rumpus Books Sunday Supplement


What better way to spend a beautiful spring morning than with a mimosa, the sun on your face, and Rumpus Books?

A review of The Drunk Sonnets, a poetry collection by Daniel Bailey.

From Russia With Love — A review of The Possessed, a memoir by Elif Batuman.

They Want To Call You By Name — A review of Living Must Bury, poetry by Jesse Sigler.

Who’s The Narcissist? — A review of And The Heart Said Whatever, a memoir/essay collection by Emily Gould.

And be sure not to miss Elissa Bassist’s excellent essay Have I Earned These Cliches and Cometbus#52, The Spirit Of St. Louis.

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 is a Dornsife PhD Fellow at USC and 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 →