In our afternoon reading: an interview with Ling Ma, Jordy Rosenberg and Andrea Lawlor in conversation, and much more.
Describing Confessions of the Fox, Jordy Rosenberg‘s debut novel, is something that’s likely to vary wildly depending on who’s handling the description. Rosenberg’s novel is a thrilling historical saga of outlaws fighting a repressive society; it’s a deftly handled work of metafiction; it’s a smart exploration of questions of gender; it’s a barbed satire of academia circa now. It’s all of these things, and it also possesses a relentless energy, making it a thought-provoking and cerebral page-turner. I asked Rosenberg […]
In our morning reading: an interview with Sam Pink, new writing from Rebecca Solnit, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Ottessa Moshfegh Interviewed, Jordy Rosenberg, Masha Gessen Nonfiction, Stefan Zweig, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Ottessa Moshfegh and Jordy Rosenberg, adapting Stefan Zweig for the screen, and more.
In our morning reading: thoughts on Jordy Rosenberg’s new novel, an essay by Helena Fitzgerald, and much more.
Afternoon Bites: Karl Taro Greenfeld’s Playlist, Elle Nash’s Latest, Olivia Laing, Bob Dylan’s Whiskey, and More
In our afternoon reading: a playlist from Karl Taro Greenfeld, new writing by Olivia Laing, and much more.
Morning Bites: Jordy Rosenberg, David Lynch’s Latest, Sarah Rose Etter Fiction, Brandon Taylor, and More
In our morning reading: Jordy Rosenberg and Alexander Chee in conversation, Rachel Kushner’s book recommendations, and more.
As June approaches, the temperatures outside are rising, and various dreams of a long spring are dashed until next year. June also brings with it a host of books we’ve been eager to read for a while now, including new books by longtime favorites, structurally bold works that take literature into new places, and short fiction that ventures into surreal and sinister places. Here’s a look at some of the books we’re most excited about for June.