In our weekend reading: an interview with Rowan Ricardo Phillips, quarantine thoughts from Chris Forsyth, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Wayétu Moore, Kiese Laymon Nonfiction, Kevin Bigley, Queer Literature in Translation, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Wayétu Moore and Kevin Bigley, new writing from Kiese Laymon, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Paulina Flores, Kiese Laymon Revisited, Esmé Weijun Wang, Michael Fiffe’s “Copra,” and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Paulina Flores’s short stories, an interview with Francesco Levato, and more.
Morning Bites: Wayne Holloway Interviewed, Kiese Laymon and Damon Young, Damien Jurado’s Latest, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with Wayne Holloway and Heather Abel, a review of Damien Jurado’s new album, and more.
Morning Bites: Kiese Laymon, Rheea Mukherjee Interviewed, Richard Wright, Joseph Grantham’s Playlist, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with Kiese Laymon and Rheea Mukherjee, looking back at Richard Wright’s impact on New York City, and more.
Morning Bites: Revisiting John Williams, Team Dresch, Mark Hollis Remembered, Kiese Laymon, and More
In our morning reading: reviews of novels by John Williams and Ryan Chapman, notable Afro-Caribbean writers, and more.
In our morning reading: thoughts on Kiese Laymon’s memoir, an interview with Chloe Aridjis, fiction from JY Yang, and more.
2018 was an excellent year for books, and we’re beginning our look back at the year in culture with some thoughts on the nonfiction books that most impressed us.