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Maya Chung

MAYA CHUNG is a Master of Science candidate at Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism, where she specializes in arts and culture writing. She graduated from Columbia with a Bachelor of Arts in English and History.

Julián Herbert’s Tomb Song

At the hospital bedside of his dying mother, Julián Herbert, the narrator of Tomb Song, oscillates between memories of his youth in Mexico and musings on his mother’s decline.

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The Brooklyn Rail

JUNE 2020

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