In our morning reading: interviews with Kiese Laymon and Rheea Mukherjee, looking back at Richard Wright’s impact on New York City, and more.
Weekend Bites: Rachel Ingalls Revisited, Jamie Quatro, Jessie Chaffee Interviewed, Henry Miller on Williamsburg, and More
In our weekend reading: thoughts on a Rachel Ingalls novel, interviews with Jamie Quatro and Jessie Chaffee, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Helen Oyeyemi Interviewed, Nikesh Shukla, William Boyle’s Latest, William Basinski, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Helen Oyeyemi and Nikesh Shukla, new writing by Jessie Chaffee, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Kristen Arnett Nonfiction, U.S. Girls, Adapting Iain M. Banks, Jim Ruland Fiction, and More
In our afternoon reading: new writing by Kristen Arnett and Jim Ruland, thoughts on adapting Iain M. Banks, and more.
The Tactile Anxieties of Medical Fiction
In an era of increasing medical costs, heated political debates over the nature of healthcare, and financial instability, reading about all things medical can be as unsettling as the most unpredictable of horror stories. There have been a host of acclaimed works of nonfiction dealing with their authors’ experiences with illnesses and the medical system in recent years, including Paul Kalanithi’s When Breath Becomes Air, Joshua Mohr’s Sirens, and Porochista Khakpour’s forthcoming Sick. But numerous recent works of fiction have […]
Weekend Bites: Jessie Chaffee, Joanna Walsh Nonfiction, Alexandra Kleeman, Kate Millett Remembered, and More
In our weekend reading: interviews with Jessie Chaffee and Alexandra Kleeman, fiction by Gabriel Blackwell, and more.
Morning Bites: Victor LaValle Interviewed, Melissa Febos, Unclassifiable Literature, Jessie Chaffee, and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Victor LaValle, thoughts on books by Melissa Febos and Scott McClanahan, and more.
Morning Bites: Jessie Chaffee Interviewed,Osama Alomar, Octavia E. Butler on TV, J.K. Huysmans, and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Jessie Chaffee, revisiting J.K. Huysmans, and much more.