Morning Bites: Francine Prose on “The Night of the Hunter,” Amber Sparks, Samuel R. Delany’s Journals, and More


At The Library of America: Francine Prose on The Night of the Hunter.

Amber Sparks on the strange condition of being an acclaimed short story writer.

Basilica Hudson’s Reed & Feed festival has an excellent lineup, including Lydia Davis, Rosie Schaap, Lynne Tillman, and Zak Pelaccio.

December brings with it the first collection of Samuel R. Delany’s journals and a new (short) book from Gary Lutz.

Emma Straub shares a glimpse of her bookshelf at Read it Forward.

Brandon Stosuy on Philadelphia hardcore band Jesus Piece.

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