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Ottessa Moshfegh: A Breath Of Fresh, Strange Air

Ottessa Moshfegh: A Breath Of Fresh, Strange Air

By Michael Landes, Staff Writer

January 26, 2017


Filed under Arts, Books, Top Stories

At her reading this Tuesday, Ottessa Moshfegh embodied the strange reality we've come to live in — replete both with strange humor and terrible situations.

Romanoff Deconstructs YA Novel

Romanoff Deconstructs YA Novel

By Khrysgiana Pineda, Staff Writer

October 31, 2016


Filed under Arts, Books

Zan Romanoff's debut novel "A Song to Take the World Apart" creates a thrilling story about an all-too-rare protagonist — one with a super power that doesn't necessarily make her life better.

Climbing to Success With ‘Ladder’

Climbing to Success With ‘Ladder’

By Michael Landes, Contributing Writer

October 17, 2016


Filed under Arts, Books

In a comfortable, candid conversation at McNally-Jackson Books last week, author Jamie Duclos-Yourdon shared the inspirations and influences behind his new book, "Froelich's Ladder."

Poetry slammin’ places around New York

Poetry slammin’ places around New York

By Tiffanie Hwang, Staff Writer

November 30, 2015


Filed under Features

Treat yourself to a night of slam poetry and live music.

Independent bookstores need our love

Independent bookstores need our love

By WSN Editorial Board

August 28, 2015


Filed under Opinion

NYU students can give back to the wider Greenwich Village community by supporting local bookstores where possible.