The Milan Review of the Universe is a scarily beautiful-looking journal. It features work from writers we dig — Seth Fried, Amelia Gray, Blake Butler, Lynne Tillman, Chiara Barzini, Robert Lopez — and boasts an impressive visual aesthetic to boot. Last week, its release was celebrated; The Outlet’s Julia Jackson was there to cover it.
- Caryl Férey’s novel Zulu — released in the US by the folks at Europa Editions — is being adapted for a film which will star Djimon Honsou and Orlando Bloom.
- Book Boroughing takes us inside the world of CoverSpy.
- Stereogum has a glimpse of Rufus Wainwright’s upcoming album.
- Paul De Jong, formerly of The Books, selects some readings for The Believer.