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Paris Pastoral: a City Recultivated

January 16, 2019 GuaripeteMagazine 0

Mira Kamdar Sheep grazing in Saint-Denis, November 2018 Past the faceless concrete housing projects, the kebab joints, the corner stores, the bus stops, and the tramlines of the city of Saint-Denis in metropolitan Grand Paris, […]

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Bonfire of the Bathroom Vanities

January 16, 2019 GuaripeteMagazine 0

Lake Success by Gary Shteyngart Random House, 338 pp., $28.00 Joanna Neborsky Gary Shteyngart The rambunctious satires of Gary Shteyngart have previously had one foot rooting around the real-life New York City, the other foot […]

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Is It Ever Okay to Depict Muhammad?

January 16, 2019 GuaripeteMagazine 0

The above image, portraying Muhammad as a boy, circulated widely in Iran throughout the later twentieth century and can read as a hadith in its own way. (Hadiths signify the sayings and actions of Muhammad […]

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Redux: Spellbinders

January 16, 2019 GuaripeteMagazine 0

Every week, the editors of The Paris Review lift the paywall on a selection of interviews, stories, poems, and more from the magazine’s archive. You can have these unlocked pieces delivered straight to your inbox every Sunday […]

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A Lost Piece of Trans History

January 16, 2019 GuaripeteMagazine 0

Images from The Third Sex “A final moment of reluctance overcame me,” Hans Hannah Berg wrote, “as I stepped across the threshold of the house.” Dressed in a custom black dress, white gloves, and fine […]

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Fantasy, Contemporary Romance, & More

January 15, 2019 GuaripeteMagazine 0

Sweet Agony RECOMMENDED: Sweet Agony by Charlotte Stein is $1.99! Elyse just squeed about this one: I acknowledge that Sweet Agony won’t be for everyone. Some readers may just think Cyrian’s an asshole and that’s fine. For me, for my […]