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2006 Stories by Darren Reidy

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  • Blue's Clues

    published August 15, 2006

    At the outset of Marisha Pessl's first novel, Special Topics in Calamity Physics, 16-year-old narrator Blue van Meer promises to tell us... More >>

  • Rejoyce

    published May 16, 2006

    When Marcel Duchamp drew a goatee on a reproduction of the Mona Lisa, adding the mildly lascivious legend "L.H.O.O.Q." ("She's got a hot ass"), it... More >>

  • Voice Contributor's Debut Novel Unspools Homer

    published April 4, 2006

    It's hard to imagine Anthony Quinn's Antinoos, a fatty meat slab of unbrokered confidence and distorted pride, showing up in the movie version of... More >>

  • St. Shane's Day

    published March 28, 2006

    A lot of Pogues fans seem to identify with Shane MacGowan, and in real personal ways. On Paddy's Eve at Nokia Theatre, one twentysomething was... More >>

  • Good Ole Dog

    published March 7, 2006

    The Irish Rover turns 12 this year, outlasting by five winters its doomed namesake, a New York-bound barque loaded with "7 million barrels of... More >>

  • 'Liberty Street: Alive at Ground Zero'

    published January 3, 2006

    Stretched to an unendurable 118 minutes and consisting of 12 chapters (one set to a suggestive jazz track called "Que?"), this 9-11 doc focuses on... More >>

  • Theater

    published January 3, 2006

    Bar Flies feeds on a willingness to believe, despite past evidence, that the world is knowable, that the familiar will remain so: A drunk maid of... More >>

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