In our afternoon reading: interviews with Patti Smith and Carmen Maria Machado, thoughts on doppelgangers on film, and more.
Weekend Bites: Roxane Gay and Randa Jarrar, Musicians on Mary Timony, Janice Lee, Brian Evenson Fiction, and More
In our weekend reading: Roxane Gay and Randa Jarrar in conversation, fiction from Meredith Alling and Brian Evenson, and much more.
Weekend Bites: Revisiting Flannery O’Connor, Literary Advocates, Julia Elliott’s Latest, Arabic Literature, and More
In our weekend reading: revisiting Flannery O’Connor, thoughts on the latest from Julia Elliott, new nonfiction from Mark de Silva, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Ottessa Moshfegh, Greil Marcus Interviewed, Flannery O’Connor’s Peacocks, Protomartyr, and More
In our afternoon reading: a new essay from Ottessa Moshfegh, interviews with Greil Marcus and Protomartyr, notes on Flannery O’Connor’s peacocks, and more.
Are you a fan of iconic American writers? Do you have something to mail that weighs around three ounces? You may be pleased to know, then, that Flannery O’Connor will be appearing on a stamp due to make its debut on June 5th. So if you’re looking to write long letters about Everything That Rises Must Converge, or are planning to ship out copies of a zine consisting of responses to Wise Blood, you are pretty much set.
In our Wednesday afternoon reading: new writing from Toni Morrison, an interview with Nick Kroll, a playlist from Nicole Haroutunian, and much more.
Afternoon Bites: Teaching Flannery O’Connor, Jan Elizabeth Watson, Jon Ronson and “Frank,” GG Allin, and More
Thoughts on teaching the writings of Flannery O’Connor, Jon Ronson and Frank, Jan Elizabeth Watson discusses endings in fiction, new music from Total Control, and more.
Morning Bites: Adam Wilson on NY Movies, Flannery O’Connor, Wayne Koestenbaum’s Poetry, Nicholas Rombes Interviewed, and More
Adam Wilson on badly remembered NYC films, talking indie rock and sexism with Alanna McArdle, poetry from Wayne Koestenbaum, an interview with Nicholas Rombes, and more.