Marisha Pessl
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//Columns

Big Books vs Small Minds: The Intellectual & Literal Heft of 'Night Film' & 'A Naked Singularity'
4 Nov 2013 // 9:15 PM

Marisha Pessl and Sergio de la Pava have both found success with novels that are defiant in their length and ambition. Yet critical and editorial prejudice against their 'Bigness' -- in scope and heft -- won't budge.

//Reviews

All the Colors of the Dark: 'Night Film'
12 Aug 2013 // 6:05 PM

Marisha Pessl’s overlong second novel boasts one hell of an intriguing high concept, but struggles to balance its weighty ambitions and essentially pulp story.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

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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