The Paris Review No. 229, Summer 2019

The Paris Review No. 229, Summer 2019

Enjoy a conversation on the art of editing between editor Lewis Lapham and writer Jim Holt, a quiet poem of grief by Edward Hirsch, and an assortment of bold, summery paintings from Alan Fears.

  • Feel
    Riveted, moved
  • Aroma
    Ink, paper
  • Key ingredients
    Frank Bidart, Lydia Davis, Cynthia Cruz
Alan Fears, ‘Girls on Top’, 2017, acrylic on paper, 11” x 8”.

Founded in a shared passion for the written word

  • DosageConsume as desired, at least once.
  • How to useRead attentively from cover to cover; pairs well with a reviving herbal tea.
  • Image creditAlan Fears, ‘Girls on Top’, 2017, acrylic on paper, 11” x 8”.

A meeting of like minds

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A meeting of like minds

We are honoured to partner with The Paris Review, which offers potent doses of artistry, sagacity, and wit for open and enquiring minds. This fine English-language literary quarterly is available online and at select Aesop doors around the globe.