Author Archives: Nassau Literary Review

About Nassau Literary Review

The Nassau Literary Review is the second oldest undergraduate literary magazine in the nation and the oldest student publication at Princeton University. Such authors as F. Scott Fitzgerald, John Peale Bishop, and Jonathan Safran Foer (among others) have been published in its pages.

What We Loved in 2014

Nassau Literary Review staff choose one work to remember from 2014. Continue reading

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FROM THE ARCHIVES: “The Letter” by Maia ten Brink (2012)

The boy who had found a cricket in the corner of the car
held it against his chest, breathed to it a happy lie—
A nameless child among nameless children
held it against his chest, breathed to it a happy lie. Continue reading

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What We’re Loving — Summer 2014

Nassau Literary Review Staff recall the best stuff they read and watched this past summer. Continue reading

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Join the Nassau Literary Review!

We’re looking for people who are passionate about culture and the arts—if you’re such a person and want to be surrounded by people who share your interests and can engage in great conversations (in print and out of it), then the Nassau Literary Review may be the place for you. Continue reading

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FROM THE ARCHIVES: “Ms. Myra” by Lorenzo Laing (2013)

Ms. Myra doesn’t take disrespect from anybody. Not her kids, not her lovers, not her friends, not the mailman, not the President of the United States. And she especially doesn’t take kindly to the disrespect of those “who didn’t do nothin’ to deserve no foolishness from other people.” Continue reading

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