Before there were selfies, twerking and Lorde,
There was one clear creator of word.
We rely year round on Dr. Seuss's wisdom and reason,
Especially the Grinch for the holiday season.
Let's remember his story as Christmas draws near,
And perhaps we too will grow our hearts three sizes...
The Story of My Teeth, on every level, is obsessed with artifice and the slipperiness of identity. Now translated by Christina MacSweeney, in collaboration with Luiselli, the book mimics her own play with authorial identity. In the book, Gustavo Sánchez Sánchez, also known as Highway, claims to be writing a “dental autobiography,” though the question of whose words we’re actually reading later becomes complicated.