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Lynne Tillman

Lynne Tillman is a writer. Her most recent title is Mothercare (Soft Skull Press, 2022). In 2025, Soft Skull Press is publishing a book of her selected stories titled Thrilled to Death.

The photographer’s most recent film candidly documents her personal journey

 

BY Lynne Tillman |

On the occasion of the centennial of the artist’s birth, Lynne Tillman offers a close reading of a lesser known photograph

BY Lynne Tillman |

Writers Gregg Bordowitz, Pamela Sneed, Sur Rodney (Sur) and Lynne Tillman discuss how the AIDS crisis changed art writing, and what lessons writers might carry over to the Covid-19 pandemic

With ‘Men and Apparitions’ – her first novel to be published in the UK since 1999 – Tillman deep-dives into photography and its lovers

BY Lynne Tillman AND Andrew Durbin |

In Reenacting Scenes from the Vietnam War, Le Upends – and Subverts – Landscape

BY Lynne Tillman |

The comedian’s aggressions are meant to produce pleasure, but often result in arguments and criticism

BY Lynne Tillman |

Our lives – like menus – are an assortment of so-called ‘choices’

BY Lynne Tillman |

‘Movies don’t change, and I do, and I don’t. Memory isn’t a choice and, like everyone, I forget way more than I can recall, necessarily.’

BY Lynne Tillman |

Lynne Tillman on the clash between real-life and expectation

BY Lynne Tillman |

‘The Western that heroized pioneers unsettling the West was moribund. Unforgiven, an anti-Western Western, buried it.’

BY Lynne Tillman |

From Kader Attia's couscous sculptures and Isa Genzken's 'towers', to Rorschach tests and Tony Kushner's Angels in America

BY Lynne Tillman |

Lynne Tillman on Paul Thomas Anderson's Phantom Thread, a tightly wrought film about a tightly controlled man

BY Lynne Tillman |

Growing old and growing value 

BY Lynne Tillman |

Dave Chappelle's comedy of discomfort 

BY Lynne Tillman |

A new play by Wallace Shawn examines what it means to survive in today’s society

BY Lynne Tillman |

How remembering the AIDS epidemic helps endure the crises of today

BY Lynne Tillman |

Drowning sorrows and watching Warhol’s Drunk aka Drink

BY Lynne Tillman |

Finding hope in hopeless times

BY Lynne Tillman |

Trump, trigger alerts and trauma

BY Lynne Tillman |