Clarity vs. Experimentation: A Letter To Myself

Column by Peter Derk
Does your work have a worthwhile story underneath the experiment? In other words, are you going to pay off the work a reader does to understand what’s going on?

What Comedy Central’s ‘Review’ Can Teach Us About Experimental Narratives

Column by Max Booth III November 24, 2015
At first glance, Comedy Central’s 'Review' is nothing more than another episodic sketch show. But then things get...weird.

The Familiar Volume 1: Where the Hell is Danielewski Going With This?

Column by Joshua Chaplinsky May 13, 2015
And can he sustain people's interest for twenty-six more volumes?
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Dennis Cooper's New Novel is Written in Animated GIF

News by Joshua Chaplinsky January 20, 2015
Dennis Cooper takes the experimental novel to its logical conclusion.

The Fine Line Between Experimental and Crap

Column by Cath Murphy March 5, 2013
Fetch the electrodes and the test tubes, Igor! It's time to perform some literary experiments....