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

Ronald De Feo

Ronald De Feo has published fiction in The Hudson Review, Transatlantic and The Massachusetts Review, among other journals, and reviews, mainly of European and Latin American literature, in many periodicals, including The New York Times Book Review, The Nation, The New Republic and National Review. He served as a senior editor of ARTnews magazine, and for many years was on the editorial advisory board of Review, the literary and arts publication of The Americas Society. He has recently completed a novel, Krull.

The River by Night

I go down to the river at night. Weather permitting. Or often when not permitting. I usually head out quite late, when most neighborhood residents are off the streets and tucked safely away. They obviously don’t suffer from my kind of restlessness, my kind of pressure.

ADVERTISEMENTS
close

The Brooklyn Rail

JUL-AUG 2020

All Issues