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Christopher Carroll

Christopher Carroll is a Senior Editor at Harper’s Magazine. (June 2021)

Far from the Realm of the Real

Lafcadio Hearn’s work was marked by a hatred of modern industrial life and a fascination with what he called “survivals”—traditions or folktales that he hoped would provide a living link to a more ancient form of narrative.

Japanese Tales of Lafcadio Hearn

edited and with an introduction by Andrei Codrescu, with a foreword by Jack Zipes

Japanese Ghost Stories

by Lafcadio Hearn, edited by Paul Murray

Kwaidan: Stories and Studies of Strange Things

by Lafcadio Hearn, with photographs by Hiroshi Watanabe and an introduction by Paul Murray

June 10, 2021 issue

The jazz pianist Fred Hersch in a still from the documentary film The Ballad of Fred Hersch

The Piano Ain’t Got No Wrong Notes

Good Things Happen Slowly: A Life In and Out of Jazz

by Fred Hersch

The Ballad of Fred Hersch

a documentary film directed by Charlotte Lagarde and Carrie Lozano

Open Book

an album by Fred Hersch

December 21, 2017 issue

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