In our morning reading: an interview with Farooq Ahmed, a review of Carmen Maria Machado’s memoir, and more.
In our morning reading: an excerpt from Ananada Devi’s new novel, nonfiction from Brian Gresko, and more.
Ananda Devi’s novel Eve Out of Her Ruins is a wrenching novel of four friends set in a bleak neighborhood in Mauritius. Their ambitions and expectations clash with the instability and violence around them, and the way that the narrative is told–through each of their voices–magnifies their idiosyncrasies and personalities. An English translation of the novel was recently released by Deep Vellum Publishing, and I reached out to translator Jeffrey Zuckerman with a few questions about how this new edition […]
In our morning reading: interviews with Ananda Devi and Dinosaur Jr., new writing by Amelia Gray and Emily Raboteau, and more.