In our afternoon reading: interviews with Geoff Dyer and Alice Bag, the So So Glos on the Market Hotel, and more.
Morning Bites: Evie Wyld Interviewed, Nikesh Shukla, Rufi Thorpe, Geoff Dyer on Literary Inspiration, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with Rufi Thorpe and Evie Wyld, Hilton Als on Beyoncé, and much more.
In our weekend reading: remembering the music and life of Grant McLennan, thoughts on Lydia Millet’s new novel, a playlist from Geoff Dyer, and more.
May brings with it a host of noteworthy books that have caught our eye. Some are the latest works from authors who have become favorites over the years; others are structurally bold, socially relevant, or intensely disconcerting. (In some cases, they may be some combination of the above.) It’s going to be a good month for books, whether you’re looking for an illuminating take on music or an unsettling ghost story. Here are some of the books due out in […]
In our afternoon reading: an excerpt from Luc Sante’s forthcoming book, new fiction from Sara Levine, a Michael W. Clune-inspired video game, and more.
Morning Bites: Lower Dens, Matthew Weiner Interviewed, Geoff Dyer on Underground Culture, Ata Kak, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with Jana Hunter and Matthew Weiner, new nonfiction from Geoff Dyer, notes from Seattle’s APRIL Festival, and more.
The latest issue of The White Review contains a lengthy interview with Geoff Dyer conducted by Tom Overton. It’s a wide-ranging discussion, covering everything from the influence of John Berger to Jonathan Lethem’s take on nonfiction and citation to D.H. Lawrence to the use of autobiographical surrogates in fiction.
Afternoon Bites: Stacey D’Erasmo, Alexander Chee Poetry, Jen Doll & Catherine Lacey Interviewed, U.S. Maple Revisited, and More
Thoughts on the new novel from Stacey D’Erasmo, interviewed with Geoff Dyer and Jen Doll and Catherine Lacey, new writing from Alexander Chee and Madeline McDowell, and more.