The Rumpus Books Sunday Supplement


Holy crap, this was quite a week. Come read what Rumpus Books has been up to.

Essays, reviews, interviews…You name it, we had it this week.

Hey! It’s the Occupy Wall Street Library.

A Mark Of The Naive—Jeannine Hall Gailey reviews Christine Deavel’s new book of poetry, Woodnote.

It’s a Rumpus Original Combo! Nancy Smith reviews We The Animals, a novel by Justin Torres, and then she interviews him, too.

I’m Nothing If Not Polite — Barbara Berman reviews Notes From Irrelevance, poetry by Anselm Berrigan.

An interview with Stuart Nadler.

Oh and then here’s something about Bruce Lee’s awesome poetry. 


A Zinester’s Journey — Ana Grouverman review Cambodian Grrrl, Anne Elizabeth Moore’s memoir of teaching in Cambodia.

Jeff Price’s essay What Is Already Living: Author, Autobiography and Fiction in the Age of Social Networking.

Finally, Kirsten Kaschok! Interviewed by Cheryl Strayed! 









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 →