Friendship in the Time of Phantoms

 

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Richard Baxstrom and Todd Meyers

We write together out of friendship.

Answering for our motivation in this way mostly disappoints those who ask why we wrote such an “unusual book” together.

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Books for Explorers: engaging the imaginary

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Wendy Wilson-Fall

The thing that really expresses my relationship to reading is the problem of imagining and creating a world. I mean, a world I would like to live in, a world that I can understand and see connected to other worlds.

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Our Books

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Helen Kim and Noah Leavitt

As a wife-husband team, working on JewAsian together over the past six years, we have shared countless moments, from arranging interview trips around the country to deciding how to focus our investigation to reading each other’s chapter drafts while slurping kimchee boosted chicken soup, to celebrating the completion of another round of page proofs to even bickering over options for the cover. Continue Reading ›

Learning the Language of Books, Organically

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Tracy Dahlby. Copyright Rebecca Davis.

I started life as a sucker for adventure stories and nothing has really changed over the past sixty years. This is mainly the fault of my maternal grandmother, Alice Brasfield. Continue Reading ›