K. Thomas Kahn

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Select Publications:

“Shedding Skin: Sex, Intimacy, Writing, and Social Media.” Electric Literature, September 2016.

Two poems (“Forswear” and “Skins”), Black Sun Lit, March 2016.

“To Gethsemane.” Berfrois, July 2015.

“Life Breaks Through: On Elizabeth Taylor’s A View of the Harbour.” Full Stop Quarterly, July 2015.

“On Trying to Write About Tomas Tranströmer.” The Quarterly Conversation, June 2015.

“My Evenings Reading Alone.” The Rumpus, June 2015.

“Conjure/Demolish: Poems” Numéro Cinq, June 2015.

“Review of Magda Szabó’s The Door.” Words without Borders, May 2015.

“Ruins, Mourning, and Cigarettes: Nicolas Rothwell’s Belomor.” Open Letters Monthly, April 2015.

” ‘My dream of a fictional archive’: Natalie Léger’s Suite for Barbara Loden.” Music & Literature, March 2015.

A Million Windows: Gerald Murnane’s House of Fiction.” The Quarterly Conversation, September 2014.

“Generation Gap: On Reading Doris Lessing’s The Diaries of Jane Somers While Watching My Father Die.” Berfrois, June 2014.

” ‘The Flood of Recollected Images Begins’: Review of Josef Winkler’s Natura Mortaand When the Time Comes.” Numéro Cinq, February 2014.

” ‘Begin with the Scars at the Bottom’: Review of Jason Schwartz’s John the Posthumous.” 3:AM Magazine, October 2013.

“Reading Gerald Murnane’s Landscapes with Proust.” Music & Literature, Fall 2013.

” ‘Where Auschwitz Starts Logic Stops’: Imre Kertész’s Dossier K.” Berfrois, May 2013.

“Review of Cees Nooteboom and Max Neumann’s Self-Portrait of an Other.” Music & Literature, April 2013.

“Century of Dislocation: Renata Adler’s Speedboat and Pitch Dark.” 3:AM Magazine, March 2013.

“Walking with Walser: On Robert Walser and Elfriede Jelinek.” The Quarterly Conversation, March 2013.

“Breakdown not Breakthrough: Kate Zambreno’s Heroines.” 3:AM Magazine, December 2012.

“Review of Barry Webster’s The Lava in My Bones.” Book Slut, November 2012.

“Lamenting the Modern: On Zadie Smith’s NW.” The Millions, September 2012.

“Review of Gerald Murnane’s Inland.” The Quarterly Conversation, September 2012.

“Dancing with the Devil: László Krasznahorkai’s Satantango.” Los Angeles Review of Books, July 2012.

* And some quick, off-the-cuff and much less formal reviews of mine can also be found over at Goodreads here.