In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Doireann Ní Ghríofa’s latest book, the case for space horror, and more.
Weekend Bites: Kamel Daoud’s Latest, Gay Talese, Octavia E. Butler Revisited, Karen Dalton, and More
In our weekend reading: thoughts on Kamel Daoud’s new novel, revisiting books by Gay Talese and Octavia E. Butler, and more.
Weekend Bites: Roxane Gay, Karen Dalton Songs, Wendy C. Ortiz’s Latest, Jeff VanderMeer on Michael Cisco, and More
In our weekend reading: new writing from Roxane Gay, Amanda Petrusich on a new Karen Dalton compilation, Jeff VanderMeer makes the case for Michael Cisco’s fiction, and more.
The first time I heard a Karen Dalton recording, I seriously thought that somebody was playing a joke on me. What I was hearing was too good to be true. The anniversary of her death in 1993 is coming up next month, and while I’m not interested in observing dubious anniversaries –especially a few weeks before the actual date– I’ve been listening to Dalton a lot lately, and figured I should share for those who haven’t been lucky enough to […]