In our morning reading: revisiting a classic from Rachel Carson, Will Chancellor talked with Luke B. Goebel, a look at a documentary about The Slits, notes on Kamasi Washington, and more.
Weekend Bites: Jami Attenberg Interviewed, André Alexis on Dogs, Chris Gethard on Soda, New xTx Fiction, and More
In our weekend reading: Jami Attenberg is interviewed, Chris Gethard talks soda, new writing from xTx, Mac McCaughan talks music, and more.
Afternoon Bites: D’Angelo, New Jamie Iredell, Revisiting Alice Coltrane, Chris Gethard on Cable, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on D’Angelo’s new album, revisiting an obscure Alice Coltrane work, notes on gin, new fiction from Jamie Iredell, and much more.
Morning Bites: PEN Literary Award Longlists, Edwidge Danticat, Seneca Village’s History, Recording John Fahey, and More
New writing from Edwidge Danticat, the PEN Literary Awards longlists, a journey into the history of NYC’s Seneca Village, and more.
Morning Bites: Remembering Jason Molina, An Elizabeth Gilbert Guide, Roxane Gay on Lists, Chris Gethard, and More
Rememberances of Jason Molina, Roxane Gay on a certain type of literary list, a guide to highlights from Elizabeth Gilbert’s work, Chris Gethard talks comedy albums, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Alexander Chee on Competitive Facial Hair, Melissa Broder on Sophie La Fraga, Chris Gethard Live, and More
Alexander Chee on the Fifth Annual Coney Island Beard and Mustache Competition. Jonathan Hickman talks about his surreal comic The Manhattan Projects. Elissa Schappell talks with the designers of Tin House‘s Portland/Brooklyn issue. Electric Literature reports on Literary Deathmatch NYC #43, in which (spoiler!) our own Jason Diamond emerged victorious. Melissa Broder on Sophie La Fraga’s I Don’t Want Anything to Do With the Internet. WORD’s Jenn Northington on indie booksellers’ forthcoming partnership with Kobo. Judy Berman took in an […]