We stand in solidarity with the uprising unfolding across the country following the murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, Nina Pop, Jamel Floyd, and those affected by generations of structural violence against Black communities.

We're putting together a list of resources for self-education, mutual aid, and ongoing action in the struggle for racial justice.

Search View Archive

Robert Polito

ROBERT POLITO is the author of many books of poetry and nonfiction, including Hollywood & God and Savage Art: A Biography of Jim Thompson, which received the National Book Critics Circle Award in biography. He is a Professor of Writing at the New School.

In Conversation

THE TALENTED MS. BRAVURA
JILL DEARMAN with Robert Polito

Jill Dearman is the author of Bang the Keys, and has just come out with her début novel, The Great Bravura. Her award-winning short prose has been published in New York Stories, North Atlantic Review, the Portland Review, Lilith, and numerous other publications.

ADVERTISEMENTS
close

The Brooklyn Rail

JUL-AUG 2020

All Issues