Louis Amis


Satirizing the global society

Only Americans Burn in Hell by Jarett Kobek reviewed

By Louis Amis


Will Jon Tester win in Montana?

A close race in the last best place

By Louis Amis


On the run with Martin Luther King’s assassin

This newly translated novel by the Spanish writer Antonio Muñoz Molina is really two books, spliced together in alternating chapters. One is a deeply researched account of the squalid peregrinations of James Earl Ray, who spent two months on the run after murdering Martin Luther King, Jr., in 1968. The other is a memoir charting […]

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