The Rumpus Books Sunday Supplement

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Happy Labor Day Weekend from The Rumpus. Here’s what we’ve been up to this week.

No Touching Of Girls — Aimee DeLong reviews The Last of the the Live Nude Girls, Sheila McClear’s memoir. Plus it’s a Rumpus Original Combo, with an interview, too.

What Do You Deserve — Nina Schuyler reviews You Deserve Nothing, Alexander Maksik’s debut novel.

The Day I Got Burned I Wanted To Be Burned
— Dean Radar reviews Terrance Hayes’ new poetry collection Who Are The Tribes.

Written Roots Ana Grouverman reviews Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness, Alexandra Fuller’s third memoir.

A Gadabout Eye — Danniel Schoonebeek reviews The Firestorm, poetry by Zach Savich.

Bel Canto To Bulgaria, The Rumpus Interview with Garth Greenwell.

M. Rebekah Otto’s A Modern Reader #7: Newspapers? Newspapers!

And last, be sure not to miss The Rumpus Interview With Blindsight Author Chris Colin.


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 →