Joe Blessing

Joe Blessing is a writer and screenwriter living in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn.

Reviews // 9 Articles

'The Violins of Saint-Jacques' Is a Lush Portrait of a Lost World | 15 Sep 2017 // 6:30 AM

This only novel from Patrick Leigh Fermor, a master of travel writing, is a culturally astute depiction of a Caribbean island's lavish, last Mardi Gras.

Does It Take a Superhero to Understand One's Own Mind? | 15 Jun 2017 // 3:30 AM

In A Little More Human, Fiona Maazel provides a madcap conspiracy involving high-tech medicine and the stranger within.

//Mixed media

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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