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2007 Stories by Giles Harvey

Archives: 2008 | 2007
  • The Man in the Irony Mask

    published September 11, 2007

    Although the forces of cant and triviality are legion in our culture, it is not every day that one encounters a book as foolish, misguided, and... More >>

  • In the Dark

    published August 28, 2007

    If you strain your eyes for a moment and look beyond the smokescreen of hyperbole, mawkishness, and more or less euphonious drivel to be found in... More >>

  • Home on the Strange

    published July 17, 2007

    In a famous short story, Borges has one of his characters, an obscure author, remark: "I do not belong to art, but merely to the history of art."... More >>

  • The Histories Boy

    published June 5, 2007

    Few bodies of work have provoked as heated an epistemological ruckus as that of Ryszard Kapuscinski, the Polish journalist who made his name... More >>

  • The Stranger

    published March 20, 2007

    This brief, charming, and quietly furious novel recasts a story so familiar as to seem almost banal: A young man arrives in a great metropolis to... More >>

Archives: 2008 | 2007