On Not Knowing: Column at 3 Quarks Daily
Irony and the English Department
June 10, 2019
Irony is innocence after experience. On Brooklyn Nine-Nine, the Backstreet Boys, and the English department.
April 15, 2019
For people who like this sort of thing, this is the sort of thing they like. On taste, Ty Segall, and playing it loud.
February 18, 2019
They weren’t virgins. Neither was the world. On innocence and Blossom Dearie.
What Cause There Is for Caroling
December 24, 2018
Down here things may look down—but look up there! On Joy Williams and hope in winter.
On Not Knowing: An Introduction
October 29, 2018
Should hobbled ponies pretend to leap? Why we need to live with our ignorance; why we need ignorance to live.