In our weekend reading: reviews of the film adaptation of “Zama,” new writing from Jami Attenberg and Michelle Dean, and more.
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Emily X.R. Pan’s new novel, interviews with Chelsey Johnson and Chance the Rapper, and more.
In our weekend reading: an interview with Wayne Koestenbaum, Emma Ramadan on the life of a translator, and much more.
Afternoon Bites: Jami Attenberg Interviewed, Nicole Chung, Peter Stenson’s Playlist, John Luther Adams, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Jami Attenberg and Carmen Maria Machado, a new essay by Nicole Chung, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Morgan Jerkins Interviewed, Jami Attenberg Nonfiction, Alice Bag and Kathleen Hanna, The Green Child, and More
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Morgan Jerkins, new writing by Jami Attenberg, postpunk inspired by surreal fiction, 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.
Afternoon Bites: Jami Attenberg Interviewed, Alex Gilvarry, Eugene Lim on 2017, Kevin Sampsell, and More
In our afternoon reading: Jami Attenberg interviewed, Eugene Lim on the literary year, fiction by Kevin Sampsell, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Taylor Larsen, Heather Chaplin’s Latest, Jessica Siskin, Shelly Oria Fiction, and More
In our afternoon reading: fiction by Taylor Larsen and Shelly Oria, the place where post-rock and dance music meet, and more.