The Trip Planners: On the Founders of Erowid.org (The New Yorker, 2015)

The Peculiar Genius of Bjork (T, 2015)

Are You Internet Sexual? (Matter, 2015)

Interview with Ben Lerner (The Guardian, 2015)

The Exhumation of Pablo Neruda's Corpse (Harper's Magazine, 2015)

Burning Man Diary (London Review of Books, 2014)

Tavi Forever (T, 2014)

Love Me Tinder (GQ, 2014)

What Do You Desire? (n+1, 2013)

Some Men Are Trying to Quit Masturbation (NY Mag, 2013)

Joan Didion, Suzanne Collins, and Sylvia Plath (Paper Monument, 2013)

Hurricane Sandy (London Review of Books, 2012)

Online Dating Diary (London Review of Books, 2012)

GOP String Divas (The New Republic, 2012)

An Interview with Michael Robbins About "Alien Vs. Predator" (Paris Review, 2012)

The Rise of the "Memeoir" (NY Observer, 2011)

Dispatch from "Poetry on the Rooftops" (Paris Review, 2011)

J.H. Prynne, Cambridge, and Contemporary British Poetry (n+1, 2011) Excerpted here.

The Mystery of Rosa Luxemburg's Corpse (NY Observer, 2011)

The "Young Fogeys" of David Cameron's Britain (Foreign Policy, 2010)

Miami Party Boom (n+1, 2010)

The Lost Revolutionary Films of Mozambique (n+1, 2009)

The Failure of Foreign Investment in Mozambique (IRIN News, 2008)

Miami's Immigration Judges Do Not Care About Your Problems (Miami New Times, 2006)

An Account of the Press Tour of the Detention Camps in Guantanamo Bay (Village Voice, 2006)

The Americanization of the Telenovela (Miami New Times, 2006)

Band of Outsiders (Miami New Times, 2006)

The City of Miami's Battle Against Feral Chickens, Video Gambling, and Bar Girls (Miami New Times, 2005)


After the Tall Timber: Collected Nonfiction, by Renata Adler (NY Times)

Girl in a Band, by Kim Gordon (The Guardian)

Men, by Laura Kipnis (Pacific Standard)

The Birth of the Pill, by Jonathan Eig (Bookforum)

Swingland, by David Stern (NY Times)

Taipei, by Tao Lin (Daily Beast)

The Woman Upstairs, by Claire Messud (London Review of Books)

My Struggle: Book Two, by Karl Ove Knausgaard (NY Observer)

Spilt Milk, by Chico Buarque (American Reader)

Great Expectations: The Sons and Daughters of Charles Dickens, by Robert Gottlieb (NY Observer)

Every Love Story is a Ghost Story: A Life of David Foster Wallace, by DT Max (NY Observer)

Moby-Duck, by Donovan Hohn (London Review of Books)

How Should a Person Be?, by Sheila Heti (NY Observer)

Intern Nation, by Ross Perlin (Oxford American)

The Masque of Africa, by VS Naipaul (NY Observer)

Nollywood, Edited by Pierre Barrot (The Nation)


City by City: Dispatches from the American Metropolis

Happiness: Ten Years of n+1

No Regrets: Three Discussions

Meeting the Devil: A Book of Memoir from the London Review of Books (UK)

Say What You Mean: The n+1 Anthology (UK)

What Do You Desire: The n+1 Anthology - Volume II (UK)

Best American Travel Writing 2011


Future Sex, forthcoming from FSG in 2016.