Tag Archives: The New Yorker


CLR5 contains a previously uncollected story by Donald Barthelme. Here’s how we came to publish it (by editor Boris Jardine).
I first heard about Donald Barthelme’s work on the New Yorker’s Out Loud podcast, in an interview with Louis Menand (available here). Menand describes Barthelme’s distinctive style, his status as a ‘postmodern’ writer, and talks in [...]