The Elenic Question
October 06, 2016
Merve Emre on Emily Gould's 'Friendship' and the reason Gawker snark and the novel are very different things.
James Franco and Matt Rager on 'As I Lay Dying'
James Franco and Matt Rager talk to LARB's Merve Emre about their film based on William Faulkner's great novel.
Feeling Blue: On Abdellatif Kechiche’s “Blue Is the Warmest Color”
Abdellatif Kechiche's Palme d’Or winning film, Blue Is the Warmest Color, imagines what the world might look like if blue kept time with desire.
Spring Break Forever, Bitches: 1920s France Meets 2013 Florida
A SIMPLE SEARCH for Tom T. Hall’s song “Redneck Riviera” on iTunes yields nearly 30 hits by
The Queasy Question: On Rick Alverson's "The Comedy"
FOR MANY INDEPENDENT FILMMAKERS today, “Most Walked-Out Film at Sundance 2012” is a perverse badge of honor, and Rick
The Lost Novel: On Kerouac's "The Sea Is My Brother"
ANOTHER YEAR, ANOTHER BOOK overhyped by publishers as "the lost novel" of some long dead literary genius. This time, the dead