MILES WRAY

Miles Wray writes for McSweeney’s, Ploughshares, and The Classical, and he’s assistant editor of the online literary journal Spartan. He tweets at @mileswray.

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What We Write About When We Write About Football
What We Write About When We Write About Football
Reading a new anthology of writing about football, our reviewer thinks about what gets overlooked when we celebrate the sport's golden age.
Chasing Perfection
Chasing Perfection
In 2013, Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, and Rafael Nadal took every Grand Slam and ATP singles title, while Roger Federer appeared to decline. A new book follows the Big Four through the season, looking at what drives the men at the pinnacle of the game.
SPORTOLOGICALLY SPEAKING
“It’s all-consuming and, by any logical analysis, mad, and it has the power to change my mood, for better and worse, and I spend too much time thinking about it and I attach far too much importance to it. But what can you do? It’s football.” –Rod Stewart
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