In our weekend reading: interviews with Claudia Rankine, Grant Morrison, and Courtney Barnett; Justin Taylor’s book tour playlist; Jes Skolnik on Protomarytr; and more.
Afternoon Bites: Daniel José Older, New Jenny Zhang Nonfiction, Discussing “Citizen,” Kelly Sue DeConnick Interviewed, and More
In our afternoon reading: checking in with Daniel José Older, interviews with Kelly Sue DeConnick and Little Wings, the best 33 1/3 books, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Eileen Myles Poetry, Claudia Rankine, James Murphy’s Wine Bar, Lawn Chair History, and More
In our afternoon reading: new poetry from Eileen Myles, a trip to James Murphy’s wine bar, talking with Claudia Rankine, Margaret Eby on lawn chairs, and more.
Morning Bites: Claudia Rankine, Alexander Chee Nonfiction, Terry Riley at 80, Superscript Conference, and More
In our morning reading: essential new nonfiction from Claudia Rankine and Alexander Chee, a report from the Superscript Conference, an interview with Pilot Viruet, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Harper Lee, Horacio Castellanos Moya’s Latest, Phosphorescent’s Live Album, and More
In our Monday afternoon reading: Harper Lee’s true-crime project, reviews of books by Claudia Rankine and Horacio Castellanos Moya, notes on American society from David Graeber, and more.
Morning Bites: National Book Critics Circle Award Finalists, Sir Richard Bishop, Unlikely Shakespeare Adaptations, and More
In our morning reading: the National Book Critics Circle Award finalists are announced, an interview with Sir Richard Bishop, Michael Almereyda has made another unorthodox cinematic Shakespeare adaptation, and more.
Weekend Bites: Revisiting “Citizen,” Showpaper Ends, Steve Gunn’s Favorite Music, Tyrant Books, and More
In our weekend reading: musical recommendations from Steve Gunn, interviews with Lisa Lucas and Penina Roth, a look inside Tyrant Books, the history of revisions to Claudia Rankine’s Citizen, and more.
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Claudia Rankine, John Scalzi on all-you-can-read programs, Corinne Mucha’s graphic memoir is reviewed, and more.