n+1, Issue 12: Conversion Experience (Fall 2011)

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n+1 is a brand new York–based American literary journal that publishes social feedback, political remark, essays, paintings, poetry, e-book stories, and brief fiction. it really is released thrice every year, and content material is released on its web site numerous instances each one week. every one print factor averages round 2 hundred pages in length.


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Read this journal for those who like: leftist politics and something literary.


Issue Twelve - Conversion adventure, Fall 2011: 171 pages

Against intervention, domestic in Baltimore, captivated with Gchat. Mark Greif in Stanley Cavell’s lecture room and Kent Russell in juggalo state. Helen DeWitt’s new novel.

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Is there one single thing wrong with them, Joe? ” He was walking along in the shallow water. He turned to face the sea and put his hands around his mouth. ” he shouted. ” So Long Electrolux T H E FI R S T T H I N G H E D I D was he returned the Electrolux and its accessories. ” The head of the sales reps was in a meeting. His secretary had been interrupted in the middle of a book by Danielle Steel and was none too pleased at having to break off and check the vacuum cleaner back in. “Not such a hot shot after all, I guess,” he said.

Did he have any personal belongings in his office, photographs or greeting cards or notebooks, that were not present here? He closed his eyes and concentrated. Didn’t he have a picture of his son in his office, resting on one of the cabinets? A pair of boots that were too old to wear but that it seemed wasteful to throw away? Weren’t there books he had bought, notes he had made for the residency project? But if all that distinguished his office from this one were his belongings, then what part exactly did he play in the difference?

Does it say “Where there’s a will there’s a way” and go flying low over the waves, beak or no beak? Like hell it does. There are guys who can persuade someone they want a new vacuum cleaner even if they have only just bought one. There are guys who can persuade someone they want a new vacuum cleaner even if the vacuum cleaner they have now is more a member of the family than an appliance. In all probability half the people who bought an Electrolux after Hurricane Edna had a perfectly good vacuum cleaner that had come through the hurricane miraculously unscathed.

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