Afternoon Bites: Revisiting Jimmy Eat World, Essential Novels, Margo Jefferson Interviewed, Giller Prize Shortlist, and More


Pilot Viruet on Jimmy Eat World and the music you can’t outgrow.

Electric Literature talked with Margo Jefferson.

Here’s the longlist for this year’s Scotiabank Giller Prize.

Writers like Mira Jacob, Lev Grossman, and Mitchell S. Jackson contributed to a list of essential novels for Men’s Journal.

Lauren LeBlanc wrote about Ladies of the Canyons for Bookslut.

Bijan Stephen wrote about Michael Clune’s Gamelife for The New Republic.

Checking in with some of the people behind the excellent music festival known as Basilica Soundscape.

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