In our weekend reading: book recommendations from Kiese Laymon, an interview with Alex DiFrancesco, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Akwaeke Emezi, Lana Bastašić’s Latest, Rax King, Elizabeth Gonzalez James Nonfiction, and More
In our afternoon reading: an excerpt from Akwaeke Emezi’s new book, new writing by Rax King, and more.
Morning Bites: Janet Malcolm Remembered, Marlon James on Podcasting, Kevin Young Nonfiction, and More
In our morning reading: a remembrance of Janet Malcolm, an interview with Marlon James, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Revisiting Henry Dumas, Alison Bechdel, Marissa Levien’s Latest, Bud Smith, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on the writings of Henry Dumas, new work by Bud Smith, and more.
KEVIN MALONEY is the author of Cult of Loretta (Lazy Fascist Press, 2015). His fiction has appeared in Hobart, Barrelhouse, The Nervous Breakdown, and a number of other journals and anthologies. He and his wife, Aubrey, live in North Portland.
JENNIFER WORTMAN is a National Endowment for the Arts fellow and the author of the story collection This. This. This. Is. Love. Love. Love (Split/Lip Press, 2019). She lives with her family in Colorado, where she serves as associate fiction editor for Colorado Review and teaches at Lighthouse Writers Workshop.
Morning Bites: Silvia Moreno-Garcia, Premee Mohamed Interviewed, Alice Kaltman, Revisiting “The Phantom Tollbooth,” and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Silvia Moreno-Garcia, thoughts on Alice Kaltman’s new novel, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Les Filles de Illighadad, Howard Cruse Interviewed, La Luz, Chris Offutt on Crime Fiction, and More
In our afternoon reading: music by Les Filles de Illighadad, a 1995 interview with Howard Cruse, and more.