Elliott Holt
Elliott Holt

Elliott Holt is the author of You Are One of Them. Her short fiction and essays have appeared in the New York Times, Virginia Quarterly Review, and elsewhere. Follow her on Twitter.

Books
Nov. 3 2015 9:30 AMMaternal InstinctsMary Gaitskill’s novel uses the story of a young girl and a horse to ask: Does motherhood make you a “normal” woman?
TV Club
April 10 2013 11:03 PMThe Americans, Season 1On this show, KGB operatives are motivated by principles, FBI agents by a thirst for revenge.
Books
March 1 2015 7:17 PMThis Essay Was Due 25 Years AgoThe role of shame in Tess of the D’Urbervilles, and the force of shame in my life.
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