In our afternoon reading: looking back at the life and legacy of Toni Morrison, reviews of books by Brian Evenson and Jess Row, and more.
Morning Bites: Chandler Klang Smith Interviewed, Langston Hughes Revisited, Scholastique Mukasonga, 90s Hardcore, and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Chandler Klang Smith, revisiting the works of Langston Hughes, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Noveller, Selena Chambers Interviewed, Madison Smartt Bell’s Playlist, Molasses Books, and More
In our afternoon reading: music recommendations from Noveller, interviews with Selena Chambers and David James Keaton, and more.
A recent interview with director Jamieson Fry about his experience directing book trailers went into some interesting territory regarding his guiding principles for coming up with concepts for trailers. “[T]he way a book sticks with you is a weird limbo between a dream and a real memory,” Fry said, and it’s that sensation that many a trailer can convey. There are good bad trailers and mediocre ones; some seek to condense the book into a short time frame, while others […]
Afternoon Bites: Helen DeWitt Interviewed, Adrian Van Young, Inside Europa Editions, SJ Watson, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Helen DeWitt and Adrian Van Young, new nonfiction by Eve Ewing, and more.
Morning Bites: Morgan Parker Poetry, Chicago Doughnuts, Adrian Van Young Interviewed, DIY Writing Retreats, and More
In our morning reading: new writing from Morgan Parker and Jason Diamond, an interview with Adrian Van Young, and more.
In our morning reading: an interview with Mick Harvey, news of a bookstore in the Bronx, thoughts on spiritualism in literature, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Yaa Gyasi Interviewed, Justin Torres Nonfiction, Janice Lee on Fritters, Karen Russell, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Yaa Gyasi and Karen Russell, nonfiction from Justin Torres and Janice Lee, and much more.