The Tournament of Books short list is live!
The Rooster crows! Check out the shortlist and judges for this year's Tournament of Books, presented by Field Notes.
Michael Bourne is a staff writer for The Millions, and has published fiction and poetry in numerous journals, including Potomac Review and Orange Coast Review. He lives in Brooklyn and teaches at Fordham University.
From 2011, knowing the history of the phrase “going postal” helps us understand how America exports killing sprees to angry young men worldwide.