Extremely Fine and Incredibly Whatever


Almost as notable as an artist’s work nowadays are the comments and speculative personas that arise around them on the Internet. Jonathan Safran Foer is something of a perfect storm, having attracted the disdain of the public without seeming fazed enough to make that public feel any remorse. For BuzzFeed, he discusses with Hayley Campbell the strangeness of this attention in a way that is both admittedly mature and also great fodder for those who would call him pretentious.

Theodora Messalas is a New York-based writer and editor who could easily be talked into going to grad school. More from this author →