Francis Hwang

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  • 16 years ago | Essays

    Eminem learns to sharpen his battle rhymes, but not to choose his battles.

  • 17 years ago | Books

    At the Minneapolis Convention Center, hackers battle bad press, federal agents, problems.

  • 17 years ago | Books

    Kenji Nakagami The Cape, and Other Stories from the Japanese Ghetto Stone Bridge Press THE LATE JAPANESE writer Kenji Nakagami was barakumin--a Japanese outcaste. It was in this context that he came to prominence in the 1970s with stories that fra...

  • 17 years ago | Books

    Dianne Highbridge In the Empire of Dreams Soho JACK KEROUAC KNEW this much: There's instant drama in the travel story. Take a drab office drone (or, if you like, a predictably jaded Uptown hipster) and put him in a foreign country for a month. Cha...

  • 17 years ago | Nerdery

    Clinton and Lewinsky discover a comic love in Monica's Story; a man faces the consequences of his waking acts in the surreal fantasy The Extended Dream of Mr. D.

  • 17 years ago | Longform

    A troupe of Minneapolis agit-prop artists go to Giuliani's Gotham and face their toughest adversary yet--indifference.


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