Avi Davis has contributed to the Believer, Vice, n+1, and The Best American Travel Writing. He is currently working on a nonfiction series about eccentric foreigners in Mexico. He is twenty-eight and enjoys guacamole and composing forty-word autobiographies.
- November/December 2012: Concrete Jungle in the Jungle
Is Edward James’s home-made fantasyland in the middle of San Luis Potosí a surrealist Shangri-La or a monument to reality?
- November/December 2010: Creatures of Other Mould
On The Dubious Clay Menagerie of Waldemar Julsrud
- October 2009: The Undead Travel
How an English Dracula revived the Romanian tourist industry.
- January 2008: The Brain and the Tomb
Reading the nearly unreadable, instantly baffling, and endlessly complicated Archimedes Palimpsest.