What’s caught our eye when it comes to new books out this month? For whatever reason, a number of intriguing works in translation top that list. Throw in a new memoir from a longtime Vol.1 Brooklyn favorite, an incisive cultural study, and a foray into the city’s history and you have a broader range of what we’re excited about in March.
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi, the return of Spiegel & Grau, and more.
In our weekend reading: new work by Mira Jacob, interviews with Andrea Bartz and Robin Sloan, and more.
In our morning reading: new writing by Claudia Rankine, an interview with Garth Greenwell, and more.
In our afternoon reading: reviews of books by Hernan Diaz and Lisa Halliday, interviews with Terese Marie Mailhot and Rios de la Luz, and more.
In our morning reading: interviews with Ann Powers and Matthew Neill Null, testing out witchcraft, and much more.
In our morning reading: a review of Laurent Binet’s new novel, fiction by Jess Zimmerman, and much more.
In our weekend reading: thoughts on Ali Smith’s new novel, fiction by Alexander Chee and Jess Zimmerman, and more.