Creative-Critical Writing

Here you’ll find original pieces of creative-critical writing – work that straddles and combines various literary forms both creative and critical, including experimental essay, parody and imitation, poetry, academic criticism and more.

A Little Death (Vijay Khurana)

A series of playful rewritings of James Joyce’s ‘The Dead’ in stylistic imitation of everyone from Pepys to Pynchon. Click on the image to begin.

Found Poem (Tim MacGabhann)

A long meditation on interior landscape, blending autofiction, critical essay, and poetry, with accompanying images from Fernanda De Icaza. Read the first section now, with more coming soon!