In our morning reading: writing by Natalia Borges Polesso, Eileen Myles revisits “Tristram Shandy,” and more.
Afternoon Bites: Beastie Boys Retrospective, Akwaeke Emezi, Steve Reich Interviewed, Jonathan Lethem’s Inspirations, and More
In our afternoon reading: a look at the new Beastie Boys retrospective, interviews with Akwaeke Emezi and Steve Reich, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Akwaeke Emezi, Janelle Monáe’s Latest, “Fahrenheit 451” on Film, Sam Pink Excerpted, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Akwaeke Emezi’s latest novel, an excerpt from Sam Pink’s new novella, and much more.
Afternoon Bites: Akwaeke Emezi’s Playlist, Harry Mathews, Shy Watson Interviewed, Anthony Braxton, and More
In our afternoon reading: a playlist by Akwaeke Emezi, an interview with Shy Watson, and much more.
Weekend Bites: Akwaeke Emezi, The Breeders’ Latest, Neil Gaiman Interviewed, Political Quilts, and More
In our weekend reading: thoughts on Akwaeke Emezi’s new novel, an interview with Neil Gaiman, and much more.
In our afternoon reading: an excerpt from Akwaeke Emezi’s novel, Jóhann Jóhannsson remembered, and much more.
Welcome to February. When looking at the books we’re most excited about for this month, it’s difficult to find a common thread. There are revelatory books that help explain some of the most contentious issues of our time; there are also surreal works of fiction that turn the familiar into the utterly bizarre. These are narratives that unfold in unexpected ways, whether real or imagined–and whether the corners of the world that they illuminate are urgent or obscure, they offer […]