ON NIGHT MOVES
The Birth of Night Moves: Alan Sharp on the Edge of America (Bright Lights Film Journal, June 7, 2019).
ON EVAN HUNTER
‘Evan Hunter’s Jungle Kids‘ in Andrew Nette & Iain McIntyre (eds.) Girl Gangs, Biker Boys, and Real Cool Cats: Pulp Fiction and Youth Culture, 1950 to 1980 (Oakland: PM Press, 2017).
ON LESTER GORAN
‘Lester Goran: Wiseguy’ (Mangrove Literary Journal, Fall 2014; republished as an Open Seas essay, 2017).
From Sobaski’s Stairway to the Irish Club: Lester Goran’s Pittsburgh (Interdiscipinary Themes, 1.1, 2009; revised version October 21, 2014).
ON DUKE ELLINGTON
Duke Ellington and Paris 1: Busy Winters (PopMatters, 3 June 2011) and 2: An Interview with Laurent Mignard (PopMatters, 24 June 2011), plus a review of Laurent Mignard Duke Orchestra: Ellington French Touch (PopMatters, 25 May 2012).
ON GRAHAM GREENE
Chasing the Ghost of Graham Greene in Contemporary Vietnam (PopMatters, 6 Oct 2010).
ON BOB DYLAN
Listening To Our Parents Talking: Blood on the Tracks and the End of Dylan’s Pastoral Fantasy (PopMatters, 5 May 2010).
ON ANTHONY BURGESS
Peripatetic Burgess (The End of the World Newsletter, IABF, Jul-Aug 2009).
ON KEN FINKLEMAN
Review of Noah’s Turn (PopMatters, 9 March 2012).
Introduction to Jack London: San Francisco Stories (Sydney Samizdat Press, 2010).
“Introduction: Organising What We See” with Noel King (Contrappasso: Noir Issue, December 2013).
“Introduction: Writers at the Movies” with Noel King (Contrappasso: Writers at the Movies, April 2015).