Canicule

The legend of Wolf’s father began during a plane hijacking, in the Autumn of 1977. The botched execution appeared live on network news. Shot in the neck and left on …

The Perennial City

The truth about a city can’t be gauged from the lines on a street map. And yet how can the idea of Prague exist, except as a kind of diagram …

Cairo

It was gridlock across the island all points south-east of Port Authority. Osborne’s feet ached with the cold. Blackouts had put the south-bound subway off limits. There were crowds blocking …

Realism´s Last Word

Excerpt from THE ORGAN-GRINDER’S MONKEY: CULTURE AFTER THE AVANT-GARDE, published by Litteraria Pragensia. “From two recent novels, a story emerges about the future for the Anglophone novel.” So begins an …

urban guerrilla concept

Canicule was recently published by Equus Press. They’ll kill us all. You know what kind of pigs we’re up against. This’s the Auschwitz generation. You can’t argue with people who …

Slip Knot

Excerpt from the recently published book by Louis Armand, Breakfast at Midnight. Chapter IV. Kafkaville. Blake is a pornographer who photographs corpses. Ten years ago, a young man becomes a …