The Art of Loneliness: Olivia Laing’s The Lonely City | Kenyon Review Online

New York, NY: Picador, 2016. 315 pages. $26.00. (Click on cover image to purchase) There’s a moment late in Olivia Laing’s new book where the author has a flash of realization while watching Spike Jonze’s 2013 movie Her. In the movie, Theodore Twombly returns from work, sits down in front of an enor…