William Brennan

William Brennan is an associate editor at The Atlantic. His work has also appeared online at The New Yorker. You can follow him on Twitter.

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April 9 2013 12:43 PMHow To Become a Stone Roses Fan Before Coachella Begins
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March 1 2013 5:49 PMWhy You Should Read Shirley Jackson
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Feb. 11 2013 6:14 PMThe Last Poem Sylvia Plath Wrote
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June 27 2013 5:12 PMHow Shirley Jackson Wrote “The Lottery”
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March 11 2013 7:59 PMIs There Any Good Reason to Use Q-Tips?
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