In our morning reading: notes on Patti Smith, a guide to the music of Caroline Shaw, new writing from Suzanne Scanlon, and more.
In our morning reading: in-depth looks at albums by Kanye West and Jawbox, an interview with Margaret Eby, and much more.
Morning Bites: Sarah Gerard, Kanye West’s Films, Cynan Jones Interviewed, Kyle Minor on Kirstin Valdez Quade, and More
In our Thursday morning reading: an excerpt from Sarah Gerard’s novel, new writing from Jen Doll, a look at Kanye West’s forays into filmmaking, Kyle Minor reviewed Kirstin Valdez Quade’s collection, and more.
In our Monday morning reading: talking books with Nell Zink, Greil Marcus on Viv Albertine’s memoir, The Millions previews literary 2015, fiction from Lincoln Michel, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Gabrielle Bell, Lower’s Latest, Norman Lock Interviewed, Jenny Zhang’s Chapbook, and More
Gabrielle Bell discusses her new collection, interviews with Norman Lock and LeVar Burton, The Antlers on their literary influences, new writing from Jenny Zhang, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Aimee Bender, Kathryn Schulz’s Top 10, Destruction Unit, Alternate Histories, and More
This afternoon: talking literature with Aimee Bender, reviewing Destruction Unit’s latest, alternate histories considered, deep listens to Kanye West, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Doris Lessing’s Legacy, Pitchfork In Print, Revisiting “Homage to Catalonia,” Jen Michalski, and More
This afternoon’s reading: Jody Rosen on Kanye West, Michelle Dean on Doris Lessing, Pitchfork’s new journal, and much more.
Afternoon Bites: Alan Moore’s Short Films, Julia Wertz, Best Reissues, Lou Reed on “Yeezus,” and More
Lou Reed wrote about Kanye West, Jerry Saltz reports from Venice, Julia Wertz shares some unreleased comics, Alan Moore talks Kickstarter, and more.