Benjamin Moser has a look at Elizabeth Bishop’s writings on Brazil at the Book Bench.
Zoe Heller reviewed Salman Rushdie’s Joseph Anton for theNew York Review of Books.
New at Rookie: Emma Straub’s essay “On Being a Late Bloomer.”
Matt LeMay looks back at Interpol, and a very specific moment in NYC music.
Kendra Grant Malone, who’s reading tonight at Franklin Park, was interviewed at The L Magazine.
More best of 2012 lists, this time from Book Riot.