Afternoon Bites: A Kelly Link Primer, Drake and Canada, Sean H. Doyle Book Trailer, Jo Walton, Lead Belly Retrospective, and More


A.N. Devers makes the case for Kelly Link.

Here’s the trailer for Sean H. Doyle’s This Must Be The Place.

At Slate: Carl Wilson on Drake and Canada.

There’s a new issue of Guernica out, featuring an interview with agent Chris Parris-Lamb, fiction from Stephen O’Connor, and more.

Tobias Carroll wrote about Jo Walton’s fiction and her notes on genre.

At Pitchfork: a look at a new retrospective collection of Lead Belly.

At NPR, Ann Powers looks at pop music, misanthropy, transgression, and offense.

A look at contemporary politics and science fiction.

Some notes on emo labels, YA fiction, and more.

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