Anis Shiv­ani is writ­ing a book called Amer­i­can Fic­tion in Decline: Pub­lish­ing in an Age of Anx­i­ety. His book Ana­to­lia and Oth­er Sto­ries is being pub­lished by Black Lawrence Press in October.
The Dark Side of the Bright Side
In her new book, Barbara Ehrenreich traces the origins of contemporary optimism.