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On Book Reviewing Course

 
 

On Book Reviewing Course

Publications of students from new course “On Book Reviewing” in Spring, 2013

Yulia Greyman


Review: "Kidding Ourselves" by Joseph T. Hallinan Chicago Tribune, May 23, 2014

"Contents of Consciousness: PW Talks with Kimberly Elkin" Publishers WeeklyMar. 21, 2014

"In the Land of the Free Brain" Open Letters Monthly

"Answers to All Our Questions: PW Talks with Sarah Cromwell" Publishers Weekly, Oct. 25, 2013

“Book Review: An Impenetrable Screen of Purest Sky” Open Letters Monthly, Sept. 6, 2013
 
“A Prose Piece for Your Gaps: Robert Walser's Short Works” Open Letters Monthly, Sept. 1, 2013
 
“In Prague on an Errand” Open Letters Monthly, Aug. 1, 2013
 

Anna King


“American Savage by Dan Savage,” Time Out New York, May 22, 2013
 
“The Fog of Pot," Los Angeles Review of Books, August 3, 2013

"Marijuana Gets the Green Light," Los Angeles Review of Books, May 25, 2014
 

Evelina Mendelevich


 

Tom Moran


Jeff Peer


 
 

Jane Shmidt



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Guest Lecturers in the Course


February 7: Michael Shae, The New York Review of Books
 
February 21: Sam Tanenhaus, The New York Times Book Review.
 
February 28: Henry Finder, The New Yorker
 
March 7: Jennifer Schuessler, The New York Times
 
March 14: Ann Kjerllberg, The New York Review of Books.
 
March 21: Radhika Jones, Time
 
April 4: Robert Messenger, The Wall Street Journal.
 
April 18: Steven Metcalf, author and reviewer.
 
April 25: Hugh Eakin, The New York Review of Books.
 
May 2: Colm Toibin, author and reviewer.
 
May 9: Mark Lilla, author and reviewer.
 
May 16: Daphne Merkin, author and reviewer.

 
Syllabus and reading assignments are available upon request from aaciman@gc.cuny.edu.