The Village Voice, 1997

"Some Notes on Betrayal," Medium, 12.7.17

PS 122, Departures, 11.21.17

"The End of Policing," 4Columns, 10.20.17

Wordless Music Orchestra scores "Jackie" live at National Sawdust, 9.26.17

Jesmyn Ward's "Sing, Unburied, Sing," Bookforum, Sept/Oct/Nov 2017

Search Terms, a series for Medium

Jaap Vink, 4Columns, 6.16.17

Bonnie Prince Billy interview, Guardian, 5.16.17

Actress, Stereogum, 5.11.17

Liquid Liquid's three EPs, Pitchfork, 4.2.17

Mary Gaitskill's "Somebody with a Little Hammer," Bookforum, Apr/May 2017

Lawrence English, NPR, 4.4.17

The New Yorker, 2004

Sleaford Mods, Stereogum, 3.29.17

Paul La Farge, 4Columns, 3.17.17

The Necks, 4Columns, 2.10.17

Pharrell, Observer, 2.12.17

Anderson .Paak, Billboard, 2.2.17

Helado Negro, TrackRecord, 12.14.16

The Weeknd, Billboard, 12.12.16

Zadie Smith's "Swing Time," Bookforum, Dec/Jan 2017

Leonard Cohen, Billboard, 11.17.16

Guardian, 2016

Sumo & Luca Prodan, MTV News, 9.29.16


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“The Get Down” & “Atlanta,” New Republic, 9.6.16

Issue 1 of Racquet (print only), 8.16

“An N of 0,” The Smart Set, 7.18.16

Beyoncé and her fans, Guardian, 6.25.16

S/FJ blog, 2003—2010

Los Angeles Times, 2015—2016

Ada Calhoun's “St. Marks Is Dead,” New York Times Book Review, 12.4.15

A Letter of Recommendation for Fort Greene's Farmer in Deli, NY Times Magazine, 6.21.15

International Klein Blue, Departures, 5.21.15

FKA twigs, V magazine, January, 2015

Joshua Ferris's "To Rise Again At A Decent Hour," Bookforum, summer 2014

Cabinet anthology, Bookforum, April 2013.

An advice column, The Paris Review, 12.9.11

A pamphlet written for the Bureau of International Information Programs in 2011.

A discussion of "The Social Network" with Natasha Vargas-Cooper, The Awl, October 5, 2010

A post on photography, the New York Times Lens blog, August, 2010.

The New-York Ghost, Vol. III, No. 42, 2008 ("Letters From a Fake Mustache to a Piece of Lady Fabric")

Ghostface, Eric B & Rakim, Nas, Dem Franchize Boys, D4L, Guardian, March 16, 2007.

Three poemsFail Better, 2006

Timbaland and The Neptunes, The New York Times Magazine, February, 2004

Slate, 2003—2004

Arthur Kempton's "Boogaloo," NY Times Book Review, 10.10.03

Shania Twain, The Morning News, 10.15.03

Bhangra, NY Times, 8.3.03

LA Weekly, 2000—2002

The Wire, 1997—2001

Plasitkman and Lithops, NY Times, 8.9.98

Chicago Reader, 1997—2002



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S/FJ music

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