Ben Hamilton

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Can Eimear McBride do it again?

Can Eimear McBride do it again?

A Girl is a Half-formed Thing, Eimear McBride’s acclaimed, prize-winning debut, felt like a one-off, not the beginning of a...

Refining the audience

Refining the audience

Last year the British stand-up comedian Stewart Lee published his first nonfiction book, How I Escaped My Certain Fate: The Life and Deaths of a Stand-Up Comedian...

Dead again

Dead again

Are horror films winding down for retirement?

The C word

The C word

Comic books are out of their ghetto—but critical acceptance comes with a price...


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