Read: 2020

Robert Alter, The Wisdom Books: Job
Hans Blumenberg, The Laughter of the Thracian Woman (trans. Spencer Hawkins)
Hans Blumenberg, Care Crosses the River (trans. Paul Fleming)
Elaine Pagels, The Gnostic Gospels
Gerald Murnane, Invisible Yet Enduring Lilacs
Gerald Murnane, Tamarisk Row
Francesca Lisette, sub rosa: The Book of Metaphysics
Josefina Vicens, The Empty Book (trans. David Lauer)
Gerald Murnane, A Million Windows
Greg Gerke, See What I See
Lisa Robertson, The Baudelaire Fractal
Patrick Modiano, 28 Paradises (trans. Damion Searls)
César Aira, On Contemporary Art (trans. Katherine Silver)
Jean-Claude Lebensztejn, Pissing Figures 1280-2014 (trans. Jeff Nagy)
Vivian Gornick, Unfinished Business
Karl Ove Knausgaard, Spring (trans. Ingvild Burkey)
Jeremy Cooper, Ash Before Oak
Rainer J. Hanshe, Shattering the Muses
Wilhelm Waiblinger, Friedrich Hölderlin’s Life, Poetry and Madness (trans. Will Stone)
Plato, Alcibiades (trans. D. S. Hutchinson)
Stephanie Burt, Don’t Read Poetry
Clive James, Poetry Notebook 2006-2014
Clive James, Cultural Amnesia
Clive James, Somewhere Becoming Rain
Clive James, Latest Readings
Andrew Motion, Philip Larkin: A Writer’s Life
*Ben Lerner, The Hatred of Poetry
Roger Scruton, Gentle Regrets: Thoughts From a Life
Moyra Davey, Index Cards
Kate Zambreno, Screen Tests
Brian Dillon, Essayism
Rachel Cusk, Coventry
Alberto Manguel, Packing My Library
Analog Sea Review 1 and 2
Georges Didi-Huberman, Atlas, or the Anxious Gay Science
Gabriel Josipovici, Forgetting
Julia Kerninon, A Respectable Occupation (trans.Ruth Diver)
Daisy Hildyard, The Second Body
Morgan Meis, The Drunken Silenus
Vigdis Hjorth, Will and Testament (trans. Charlotte Barslund)
Stefany Anne Golberg and Morgan Meis, Dead People
Timothy Morton, Being Ecological
Andrew H. Miller, On Not Being Someone Else
Antonio Tabucchi, Requiem (trans. Margaret Jull Costa)
Richard Seymour, The Twittering Machine
Robert Alter’s Genesis from The Hebrew Bible
Sue Prideaux, I am Dynamite: A Life of Friedrich Nietzsche
Peter Schwenger, At the Borders of Sleep
Moyra Davey, I Confess
Jenny Erpenbeck, Not A Novel (trans. Kurt Beals)
Stuart Walton, Neglected or Misunderstood: Introducing Theodor Adorno
Tao Lin, Trip: Psychedelics, Alienation, Change
Thomas Bernhard, Walking (trans. Kenneth J. Northcott)
Ernest Nagel and James M. Newman, Gödel’s Proof
Ricardo Piglia, The Diaries of Emilio Renzi: Formative Years (trans. Robert Croll)