Paris Review Issue 223

The Paris Review No. 223, Winter 2017

A stimulating read with two interviews dedicated to the art of biography, Rana Dasgupta’s verbal sketches from a not-too-distant future, and Nick Laird’s reinvention of a tragic Roman poet in verse.

  • Feel
    Engrossed, sated
  • Aroma
    Ink, paper
  • Key ingredients
    Brenda Shaughnessy, Karl Ove Knausgaard, J. Jezewska Stevens
The Paris Review No. 223, Winter 2017
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