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My writing has appeared in The New York Review of BooksThe New YorkerThe New York Times Book ReviewThe AtlanticThe Nation, Times Literary SupplementThe BafflerPoetry, Jewish Currents, and The Point.

 

I write a column for The Paris Review on reissued and translated fiction. 

I write a newsletter on anti-realist fiction.

 

You can reach me via email at dustinillingworth [at] gmail [dot] com, or find me on twitter @ddillingworth.

Selected Work:

The Curious Afterlife of Samuel GreenbergThe New York Review of Books

 

Heinrich von Kleist's Michael Kohlhaas - The New Yorker

Guido Morselli's Dissipatio H.G. - The New York Times Book Review

Sam Riviere's Dead Souls The New York Times Book Review

Experimental Fiction ShortlistThe New York Times Book Review

Shirley Hazzard's Short FictionThe Nation

Jon Fosse's The Other Name - The Nation

Lojze Kovačič's Newcomers - The Nation

Hardwick, Lowell, and The Dolphin Letters - The Nation

Lucy Ellmann's Ducks, Newburyport - The Nation

Ingeborg Bachmann's Malina - The Nation

Maria Gainza's Optic Nerve - The Nation

On the Idiosyncratic Conservatism of William GaddisThe Point

 

Uwe Johnson's Anniversaries - The Atlantic

Julio Cortázar's Berkeley Lectures - The Atlantic

 

Susan Taubes's Divorcing - Paris Review

Robert Burton's The Anatomy of Melancholy - Paris Review

 

László Krasznahorkai's Baron Wenckheim's Homecoming - Paris Review

The Melancholy of John Cheever's JournalsParis Review

The Domestic Disappointments of Natalia GinzburgParis Review

Posthumous BolañoParis Review

Alfred Döblin's Berlin Alexanderplatz - Paris Review

The Epistolary Friendship of Hugh Kenner and Guy DavenportParis Review

 

Frédéric Pajak’s Uncertain Manifesto - Paris Review

Daša Drndić's EEG - Paris Review

There Are No Small Fascisms: An Interview with Daša Drndić Paris Review

Wolfgang Koeppen's Pigeons on the Grass - Times Literary Supplement

Chateaubriand's Memoirs from Beyond the Grave - Times Literary Supplement

Garth Greenwell's Cleanness The Baffler

Hope Mirlees's Paris Poetry