Jenny Hendrix

Jenny Hendrix is a freelance writer living in Brooklyn.

Books
Sept. 11 2014 3:40 PMIn Search of TransparencyThe Irish author Eimear McBride’s breathtaking debut novel A Girl Is a Half-Formed Thing.
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Oct. 11 2013 12:45 PMWhat’s Your Sign?A big, ambitious novel of 19th-century New Zealand with astrology at its heart.
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Nov. 30 2012 11:14 PMThe Lost, Unlovable Evelyn WaughWhy are his later, Catholic novels so dismissed?
Culturebox
April 26 2012 2:14 PMEdgar Allan Poe, Action HeroThe Raven continues a Hollywood tradition of the writer as swashbuckling detective—a caricature Poe himself might have loved.
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March 3 2014 12:15 PMThe Long Journey of Patrick Leigh FermorEighty years after he walked across Europe, the great travel writer’s final volume is published.
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May 3 2013 11:00 AMA Sjón of Ice and FireAn Icelandic mythmaker gets his American debut.
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Nov. 2 2012 11:16 PMThe Deep, Dark ForestPhilip Pullman retells the fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm.
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Working
Nov. 27 2014 12:31 PM Slate’s Working Podcast: Episode 11 Transcript Read what David Plotz asked a helicopter paramedic about his workday.