Elena Ferrante Names the Devil and Slays the Minotaur, The Millions, October 30, 2015.

Against the Anti-Art Literati: On Roberto Calasso’s ‘The Art of the Publisher’, The Millions, February 24, 2016.

What We Talk About When We Talk About Art, on Keeping an Eye Open and The Noise of Time by Julian Barnes, Los Angeles Review of Books, June 10, 2016.

In Search of Lost Purity, on Critics, Monsters, Fanatics, and Other Literary Essays by Cynthia Ozick, Seattle Review of Books, August 31, 2016.