In our morning reading: thoughts on Imbolo Mbue’s fiction, adapting Edith Wharton, and more.
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Elle Nash and Nada Alic, thoughts on Eva Baltasar’s new novel, and more.
In our morning reading: an interview with Chinelo Okparanta, thoughts on Elle Nash’s new book, and more.
In our afternoon reading: a playlist from Morgan Talty, an interview with Elle Nash, and more.
How, exactly, is it June already? The passage of time is mysterious sometimes, but this year it’s especially so. And the June books we’re most excited about around these parts represent an intriguing cross-section of literary genres and styles. From speculative works to insightful nonfiction; from an influential road novel to a surreal and satirical work — these books cover a lot of territory. Maybe you’ll find your next favorite book on this list.
In our morning reading: thoughts on Wilco’s new album, an interview with Elle Nash, and more.
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Chelsea Bieker, thoughts on books by Matt Bell and Elle Nash, and more.
ELLE NASH is the author of Animals Eat Each Other (Dzanc Books, 2018), a novel hailed by Publishers Weekly as a “complex, impressive exploration of obsession and desire,” and Nudes (Short Flight/Long Drive, 2021), a story collection. She is a founding editor of Witch Craft Magazine and a fiction editor at both Hobart and Expat Literary Journal. Her latest book, Gag Reflex, is forthcoming from CLASH Books.