In our afternoon reading: novels about translators, an interview with Robert Macfarlane, nonfiction from Nell Zink, and more.
Morning Bites: Prince Tributes, Gary Indiana Interviewed, Gabriele Tinti Poetry, Idra Novey, and More
In our morning reading: tributes to Prince, new writing from Idra Novey and Gabriele Tinti, and much more.
In our morning reading: news of Tommy Pico’s book, new nonfiction from Lynn Steger Strong, talking with Brian Eno, and more.
Morning Bites: Mia Alvar, Colin Dickey on “The Hum,” Bookstore Cats, Idra Novey Interviewed, and More
In our morning reading: an award for Mia Alvar, new writing from Colin Dickey, notes on the end of “Togetherness,” and more.
In our afternoon reading: Eileen Myles on a host of topics, PIlot Viruet on wrestling, an interview with Idra Novey, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Literary Disappearances, BuzzFeed Reader Debuts, Helen Oyeyemi’s Latest, Heron Oblivion, and More
In our afternoon reading: novels with disappearances, reviews of books by Sofia Samatar and Helen Oyeyemi, the debut of BuzzFeed Reader, and more.
Last week, A. Igoni Barrett, Idra Novey, and Mark Doten discussed their debut novels as part of a panel discussion held at The Strand and moderated by Vol.1 Brooklyn managing editor Tobias Carroll. The conversation ranged from their use of language to the different ways in which each encompassed an international perspective in their work. You can watch the whole thing here, or below.
Morning Bites: Revisiting Paul Bowles, Publishing and Diversity, Idra Novey Interviewed, Han Kang, and More
In our morning reading: Amanda Petrusich on the subject of Paul Bowles, a discussion of publishing and diversity, interviews with Han Kang and Idra Novey, and more.