Afternoon Bites: Sonic Youth’s “Evol” at 30, Emma Straub Interviewed, Mel Brooks, and More


Carvell Wallace revisited Sonic Youth’s Evol on the 30th anniversary of its release.

Emma Straub was interviewed in Vogue and in The New York Times.

Mensah Demary provides a literary reading of Kendrick Lamar.

Antonio Ruiz-Camacho assembled a list of notable books about Texas.

Talking with Mel Brooks about the time he produced a post-apocalyptic rollerskating.

New writing from Tessa Fontaine at Autre.

Talking books with Liberty Hardy.

Sarah Weinman wrote about the documentary O.J.: Made in America.

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