Articles by Christopher Merkel

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Date Title Category
Aug 2013 The Missing Year of Juan Salvatierra by Pedro Mairal, translated by Nick Caistor fiction
Jun 2013 Sibyl Disobedience Unamerican
May 2013 The Story of a Bourgeois Unamerican
Mar 2013 Mr. Chaos Unamerican
Mar 2013 The Gray (un)American Novel Unamerican
Mar 2013 Exercises in Style by Raymond Queneau, translated by Barbara Wright nonfiction
Feb 2013 What I Talk About When I Talk About Japan Unamerican
Jan 2013 Kim's Convenience Unamerican
Dec 2012 Spilt Milk by Chico Buarque, translated by Alison Entrekin fiction
Dec 2012 Bleak Unamerican
Nov 2012 The News from Spain: Seven Variations on a Love Story by Joan Wickersham fiction
Nov 2012 All Just a Little Bit of History Repeating Unamerican
Oct 2012 The Cyclist Conspiracy Unamerican
Sep 2012 Knowledge of Hell Unamerican
Aug 2012 The Blight at the End of the Tunnel Unamerican
Aug 2012 Gun Dealers' Daughter by Gina Apostol fiction
Jun 2012 "Without Pride, Without Shame" Unamerican
Jun 2012 Self-Portrait in Trash: Edouard Levé Unamerican
May 2012 Night Train to Lisbon Unamerican
Mar 2012 Budapest, Not Prague Unamerican
Mar 2012 Another Place, Another Time Unamerican
Jan 2012 Vive la Traduction; or, The French Are Coming... Again Unamerican
Dec 2011 The Times In Which We Live Unamerican
Dec 2011 The Other Murakami Unamerican
Oct 2011 Recommendations from the South Unamerican
Oct 2011 A Coup, in Fact and Fiction Unamerican
Sep 2011 A German Summer Unamerican
Jul 2011 The Other America Unamerican
Jul 2011 Sexing Unamerican
Jun 2011 Goodbye, Angel Unamerican
May 2011 Leeches Unamerican
Mar 2011 So Help Me I'll... Unamerican
Mar 2011 Thanks for Coming to My Party Unamerican
Feb 2011 The French are Coming Unamerican
Jan 2011 It's Not What You Think Unamerican
Dec 2010 Let the Past Die: Walking with Sensei in Zōshigaya Cemetery Unamerican
Nov 2010 Hate: A Romance by Tristan Garcia, translated by Marion Duvert and Lorin Stein fiction
Sep 2010 The Moviegoer by Walker Percy Past Perfect
Sep 2010 The Private Lives of Trees by Alejandro Zambra, translated by Megan McDowell fiction