In our afternoon reading: an interview with Karin Tidbeck, an excerpt from Li Juan’s new book, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Kevin Young on the Schomburg Center, Karin Tidbeck’s Latest, Revisiting Nicholson Baker, and More
In our afternoon reading: new writing by Kevin Young, thoughts on Karin Tidbeck’s latest novel, and more.
It is quite snowy in our corner of the world right now. Remember winter? Winter apparently did. We’d say that it’s the perfect time to curl up with a book, but you’ve probably figured that out on your own. This month brings new books from a number of our favorite writers, along with some highly anticipated debuts and a few books capable of transporting you to an entirely new time and place. Here are some of our favorites.
Afternoon Bites: Karin Tidbeck’s Latest, Makenna Goodman’s Fiction, Throbbing Gristle’s Legacy, and More
In our afternoon reading: an excerpt from Karin Tidbeck’s new novel, exploring Throbbing Gristle’s legacy, and more.
In our morning reading: thoughts on Lydia Davis’s essays, the place where language and dystopias converge, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Karin Tidbeck, Erika T. Wurth’s Latest, Neil Gaiman on The Breeders, Patrick Nathan, and More
In our afternoon reading: nonfiction by Karin Tidbeck, reviews of books by Erika T. Wurth and Patrick Nathan, and more.
Welcome to February. When looking at the books we’re most excited about for this month, it’s difficult to find a common thread. There are revelatory books that help explain some of the most contentious issues of our time; there are also surreal works of fiction that turn the familiar into the utterly bizarre. These are narratives that unfold in unexpected ways, whether real or imagined–and whether the corners of the world that they illuminate are urgent or obscure, they offer […]
In our afternoon reading: new writing by Hannah Lillith Assadi and Jes Skolnik, talking with Sahel Sounds, and more.