Articles by Fiona Maazel

January 7, 2014

Commercial Grammar 48

On the spectrum of world problems that need bemoaning, is bad grammar really one of them? Yes. Yes it is.

August 14, 2013

The Artist and the Fly 5

The performer’s recital is lovely, and the lilt and cadence of her voice are mesmerizing. But then halfway through, something happens that gets me thinking about artistry and solipsism and the fallout of one marrying up with the other. What happens is: A giant fly begins to circle the performer’s face.

December 1, 2010

A Year in Reading: Fiona Maazel 2

The book is full of allusion and adventures in form that make this one of the messiest, most honest, and epic revelations of self out there.