On Beating Writer’s Block


“It operates in marginal subcultures and it stars determined though hapless dreamers… It pits the art of violence against the violence of art.”

Katherine Dunn – who ostensibly dematerialized after her 1989 novel Geek Love (which was nominated for a National Book Award) – has a short story in the summer issue of the Paris Review.

Daniel Gumbiner is a student at UC Berkeley. He has lived in Chile and Argentina. He blogs with his brother, David, at smartwool.tumblr.com More from this author →