In our afternoon reading: a look back at John Zorn’s music, remembering the life and work of Charles Portis, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Leif Enger Interviewed, Chiwan Choi, George R.R. Martin Interviewed, Leonard Cohen, and More
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Leif Enger, writing from Chiwan Choi and Devin Kelly, and more.
Morning Bites: Natalie Eilbert’s Latest, Chiwan Choi Poetry, Mary Lattimore, Lance Olsen Fiction, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on Natalie Eilbert’s new book, new writing from Chiwan Choi and Lance Olsen, and much more.
For many readers, poetry provided an essential way to understand the world around us this year. Poetry could provide a window into the life of another; it could, in a few deftly worded lines, illuminate a particular experience of perspective on the world. Here are some of the poetry collections that we most enjoyed this year.
Afternoon Bites: Marcy Dermansky Fiction, Anne Garréta Interviewed, Chiwan Choi, Lindsay Hunter’s Latest, and More
In our afternoon reading: new writing by Marcy Dermansky and Keegan Lester, an interview with Anne Garréta, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o Interviewed, Elizabeth Crane, Chiwan Choi’s Poetry, Derek Walcott Revisited, and More
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o, thoughts on books by Elizabeth Crane and Chiwan Choi, and more.
Morning Bites: Alana Massey Interviewed, Chiwan Choi, Priests Interviewed, Julie Byrne’s Latest, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with Alana Massey and Priests, thoughts on the poetry of Chiwan Choi, and more.
Well, it’s February. Are there books due out this month? There most definitely are. Over the next few weeks, readers will be able to pick up dynamic nonfiction, unsettling fiction in translation, and long-anticipated collections of poetry. Here are a few of February’s books that we’re most excited about.