A Festival of Bad News: A review of Jim Shepard’s YOU THINK THAT’S BAD

BY CONOR BROUGHAN In Jim Shepard’s short story “Your Fate Hurtles Down at You,” a group of men in Switzerland call themselves the die Harschbloden: the Frozen Idiots. They are part of a federal government commission to study avalanche defense measures in the Alps, and they risk their lives by living in the avalanche zone … Continue reading A Festival of Bad News: A review of Jim Shepard’s YOU THINK THAT’S BAD