PUBLICATIONS

NEW NONFICTION

“On Character Motivation” — The Kenyon Review Blog (May 23, 2018)

“On Historical Accuracy in Historical Fiction” — The Kenyon Review Blog (May 14, 2018)

“Omniscience, Paranoia, and Postmodern Fiction” — The Kenyon Review Blog (May 2, 2018)

 

FICTION

“The World’s Secret Heartbeat” — Metaphorosis (December 2016)

“The Janissary” — The Massachusetts Review (Summer 2016)

 

TRAVEL WRITING

“Travel Journal: Washington, D.C., February 2017 — Selected Entries”— Medium (December 11, 2017)

“Travel Journal: Stockholm, December 2016 — Selected Entries” — Medium (February 28, 2017)

“Travel Journal: Copenhagen, December 2016 — Selected Entries” — Medium (January 12, 2017)

“Travel Journal: Japan, August/September 2015 — Selected Entries” — Medium (September 7, 2016)

 

OTHER NONFICTION

“Fiction as Atonement” — The Kenyon Review Blog (April 23, 2018)

“Against Relateability” The Kenyon Review Blog (April 13, 2018)

“In Defense of ‘Show Don’t Tell'”The Kenyon Review Blog (April 6, 2018)

“Proportionally Responding Till the End of History” — Medium (April 13, 2017)

“Ressentiment Past and Present: On Pankaj Mishra’s The Age of Anger — Medium (April 5, 2017)

“Our America: Reading Horatio Alger in Karachi” — The Massachusetts Review (March 2, 2017)

“Islam is Part of ‘The West'” — Medium (September 4, 2016)

“The DNC and the Importance of Seeming Earnest” — Medium (July 29, 2016)

“Artistic License in Vikings, Black Sails, and Da Vinci’s Demons: When Historical Inaccuracy Improves Art” — The Los Angeles Review of Books (May 30, 2014)

“The Utopian News Program: The Hour and The Newsroom — The Los Angeles Review of Books (October 15, 2013)

“Coup and Revolution: Egypt and the Al Jazeera Journalists” — Future Foreign Policy (August 20, 2013)

“Hassan Rowhani: A Reformist Candidate in the Iranian Elections” — Future Foreign Policy (May 9, 2013)

“The Rebellion in Mali: The “Arab” Spring Continued” — Future Foreign Policy (February 13, 2013)