Oscar Mardell

selected writing

'Style Wars: The Conquest of Gaul' [3:AM Magazine]
'presently' [RIC Journal]
'AfroGoths' [3:AM Magazine]
'Goodbye, Beautiful: Iris Origo's A Chill in the Air and War in Val d’Orcia' [War, Literature, and the Arts] 'Love Bites: Fiction Inspired by Pete Shelley and Buzzcocks' [3:AM Magazine]
'The Bargain Basement' [RIC Journal]
'The Most Beautiful Petrol Station in the World' [Terse Journal]'Ein Feste Burg' [RIC Journal]'Loudhe Sing Cuccoo: Folk Horror and Water Shall Refuse Them' [3:AM Magazine] 'You Still Can't Win' [3:AM Magazine]'Sage of Discord; or, Melville at 200' [3:AM Magazine]'First as Tragedy, Then as Tragedy: On Christian Petzold's 'Transit'' [Terse Journal]Walter Kempowski's Final Novel Finally Gets an English Translation [RIC Journal]
Goth-ish: 3 Covers by Marilyn Manson [March Vladness]
Sixteen Again [Queen Mob's Teahouse]
• Etymology and Extracts [Terror House]
A Real Phoney: Wartime London in Henry Green’s 'Caught' [The Literary London Journal]
Greener Pastures [War, Literature, and the Arts]
Walter Kempowski's 'All for Nothing': An Unlikely Comedy Set in the Collapse of the Third Reich [3:AM]
The Limits of Suspense: Anna Segher's 'The Seventh Cross' [DIAGRAM]
On Yukio Mishima’s 'Star' Being Made Available For The First Time In English [3:AM]