The Rumpus Sunday Book Blog Roundup


I am freakin’ loopy today.

Jessa Crispin explains why you’re not really crazy. (and maybe I’m not either!)

Because this is the type of thing that I might get in trouble for posting on The Rumpus, and because I’m gonna do it anyway: “The Presidents of the United States of America, Sorted Into Hogwarts Houses.

Okay fine, here’s something that’s maybe the opposite of that: a blog on Joan Didion’s use of details in Salvador at The Paris Review

(Come on folks, impress me. I can tell which ones you click on, you know.)

Via The Millions, here’s something on PDA in the library (WARNING: This is a bad pun.)

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 →