In our afternoon reading: interviews with Damon Krukowski and Stacey Tran, writing by Viet Thanh Nguyen and László Krasznahorkai, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Jessica Hopper Interviewed, Two Lines Press, B. Catling, and More
In our afternoon reading: news from the PEN World Voices Festival, interviews with Jessica Hopper and B. Catling, a look inside Two Lines Press, and more.
Attempting to summarize B. Catling‘s novel The Vorrh is something of a challenge. Within it can be found a period adventure story, in which one determined man sets out on a strange quest, and an equally determined man sets out to stop him. There are also real-life figures, including Eadweard Muybridge, whose actions and obsessions act as a counterpoint to the sections of the book largely set in colonial Africa, in and around the forest that gives the book its […]
Morning Bites: Scott Cheshire Interviewed, Religion and “A Love Supreme,” Alan Moore on B. Catling, Chelsea Hodson, and More
In our morning reading: notes on John Coltrane, a new essay from Pilot Viruet, interviews with Scott Cheshire and Chelsea Hodson, and more.