Archive for August, 2013

Disasters Both Outside and Within

I’ve recently read Kenneth Goldsmith’s Seven American Deaths and Disasters (after watching the author spar with Stephen Colbert on The Colbert Report), a book I found profoundly moving–a reaction I hadn’t expected, but probably could have predicted. The book is a series of transcribed radio broadcasts (with a few exceptions), as the events are unfolding, […]

Saturday, August 10th, 2013