Molly O'Brien
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Molly O'Brien is a writer living in New York City. She has written for This Recording, Thought Catalog, The Collagist, Prefix mag and more. She blogs at Contact her at mollymaryobrien[at]gmail[dot]com.

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Reviews // 9 Articles

Marty Beckerman Talks About Love in the Time of JNCO Pants | 4 Aug 2013 // 5:15 PM

Marty Beckerman talks about his hilarious new novella, '90s Island, the "infantilizing" nature of nostalgia, and why the truly cool people never got frosted tips.


Patricia Volk's Shocked' Is a Memoir, All Dressed Up | 11 Jun 2013 // 5:05 PM

Three lives—a mother, a daughter, and a fashion designer—in exquisite miniature.

Sex, Drugs and Bleakness In Tao Lin's 'Taipei' | 10 Jun 2013 // 10:05 PM

A Taiwan McDonalds, an Ohio mansion, a Brooklyn bookstore, and a pit of existential despair: Lin's third novel will certainly take you places.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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