Afternoon Bites: Lisa Wells, Hunx, Björk, and more

“Whether she’s writing about a trip to Nicaragua or the role the rock club La Luna played in her teenaged years, Wells’ voice is above all direct, as she levelly describes the world as she sees it.” Alison Hallett interviews Lisa Wells, whose essay collection Yeah. No. Totally. has our interest piqued.

  • Nitsuh Abebe on the ambiguity of Bon Iver’s latest: “The stuff Vernon’s done with this album might be tasteful and torpid, but it honestly isn’t predictable or obvious. “