In our morning reading: thoughts on books by Jessica Hopper and Alfred Döblin, highlights from the Brooklyn Book Festival, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Olga Tokarczuk, Ben Marcus Illustrated, “Celebrity Skin”‘s Anniversary, Walter Mosley, and More
In our afternoon reading: reviews of newly-translated books by Olga Tokarczuk and Karl Ove Knausgaard, an interview with Jen Cloher, and more.
Remember autumn? Remember the existence of a season not characterized by overwhelming heat and humidity? We’ve heard whispers that such a season might be on the way, and that signs of it might even be visible this month. Consequently, we have some reading recommendations for the coming month, from new editions of vital speculative fiction to experimental prose to works that explore human relationships. Here’s a look at some books that might be just the thing to read outdoors as […]
Afternoon Bites: Alexander Chee, New York Books, Viv Albertine, Scott McClanahan Interviewed, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Alexander Chee’s new book, interviews with Viv Albertine and Scott McClanahan, and more.
In our morning reading: interviews with Meg Wolitzer and No Age, why writers’ colonies matter, and more.
Morning Bites: Joanna Walsh’s Latest, Indie Press Origins, Tom Williams, Jessica Hopper Talks Grimes, and More
In our morning reading: notes on two Joanna Walsh books, Tom Williams discusses menswear, Jessica Hopper on the new album by Grimes, and more.
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: Chinelo Okparanta Interviewed, Battles’ Latest, Rachel B. Glaser, Robert Kloss, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with Chinelo Okparanta, Dennis Cooper, and Robert Kloss; notes on new music from Battles and Lana Del Rey, and more.