It was with reluctance that Shane Jones initially
submitted his novel, Light Boxes, to Adam Robinson,
Founding Editor of the small press Publishing Genius, who accepted
his submission with equal reluctance. Now, after being optioned
(and subsequently turned down) by Spike Jonze, Light Boxes
has been re-released by Penguin. Featuring a recording of him
reading from the novel at McNally Jackson in
Listen to a recording of Shane Jones reading an excerpt
from Light Boxes on June 24th at McNally…
A decent interview on Gordon Lish and holding the world back with a word.
"Gordon Lish is known primarily for his minimalistic tendencies and his unapologetic editorial eye, his recent Collected Fictions provides both a contrast to these and a re-affirmation of the incredible influence Lish has had on a form he so clearly treasures."