In our morning reading: thoughts on the writings of Djaimilia Pereira de Almeida, new work by Janice Lee, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Hari Kunzru, Sunisa Manning Interviewed, Phil Klay, Gwendolyn Kiste’s Latest, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Hari Kunzru’s new novel, an interview with Sunisa Manning, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Bud Smith, Gabino Iglesias on Editing, Lance Olsen, Lara Ehrlich’s Fiction, and More
In our afternoon reading: new writing by Bud Smith, an interview with Hari Kunzru, and more.
And now we’re in the month of September. Hello, September. From our space, it seems like the summer is beginning to abate somewhat — or at least it’s moved out of the “brutally hot and humid” camp. So if you’re looking for books to bridge the gap between summer reads and something cozier, here are a couple of suggestions.
Morning Bites: Special Interest, Hari Kunzru’s Latest, Daisy Johnson, David Heska Wanbli Weiden’s Playlist, and More
In our morning reading: a review of Special Interest’s new album, an interview with R. Sikoryak, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Hari Kunzru Interviewed, Tim Horvath, Eliot Weinberger’s Latest, Viv Albertine, and More
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Hari Kunzru, good news for Viv Albertine fans, and more.
Morning Bites: Jeannie Vanasco Interviewed, Gina Apostol, Goldsmiths Prize Shortlist, Terese Svoboda, and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Jeannie Vanasco, thoughts on Ben Lerner’s new novel, and more.
Certain themes keep popping up in the fiction that impressed us most this year: the potential horrors of ambiguity, the nature of immigration, the threat of state violence, mysteries that can’t be solved, and the malleability of memory. That’s not too surprising, given the year we’ve had. Here’s a look at some of our favorite fiction from the year that was.