Marek Makowski


20th- and 21st-century world literature; the experimental novel; autofiction; translation; creative writing; Shakespeare

Credit: Max Pflegel | WDL

Degree and Institution

  • BA, University of Missouri-Columbia
  • MA, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Selected Publications

Reading The Books of Jacob With—and Against—the Riverhead Reading Guide” [Los Angeles Review of Books]

“Review of Chilean Poet” by Alejandro Zambra [Chicago Review of Books]

New Ways of Writing the Dying World” [Ploughshares]

Olga Tokarczuk’s Radical Tenderness” [The Yale Review]

“A Farewell of Adam Zagajewski” [World Literature Today]

Review of Second Place by Rachel Cusk [The Rumpus]

Legends and Ghosts in The Collected Breece D’J Pancake” [The Smart Set]

The Adidas Yeezy; Or, The Self in Modern Times” [LitroNY]