In our morning reading: an interview with Kiese Laymon, reviews of novels by Marlon James and Michael J. Seidlinger, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Kiese Laymon, Helen McClory Fiction, Revisiting “Nancy,” Weird Crime Novels, and More
In our afternoon reading: a review of Kiese Laymon’s new book, exploring weird crime fiction, and much more.
Morning Bites: Nicole Chung, Hanif Abdurraqib on A Tribe Called Quest, Kiese Laymon Interviewed, Jeff Jackson, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with Nicole Chung and Kiese Laymon, an exploration of a Brooklyn reading series, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Jen Doll’s Latest, Kiese Laymon Interviewed, Nicole Chung, Lucinda Williams Revisited, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Jen Doll and Nicole Chung, thoughts on the new Kinski album, and more.
Weekend Bites: Kiese Laymon, Diane Williams Interviewed, Megan Boyle, Revisiting “Orlando,” and More
In our weekend reading: thoughts on books by Kiese Laymon and Virginia Woolf, an interview with Diane Williams, and more.
It’s October. Halloween lurks at the end of the month; various awards shortlists are appearing on the scene; and the colder weather makes it ideal to curl up indoors–whether at home, a coffee shop, or a bar–with a good book. Thankfully, this month brings with it plenty of notable literary works, from experimental fiction to eagerly-anticipated essay collections. Here’s a look at some of the books due out this month that have our attention.
In our morning reading: revisiting a Ralph Ellison/Gordon Parks collaboration, new writing by Lisa Locascio, and more.
Morning Bites: Gabriel Tallent, Jack Kirby Remembered, Kiese Laymon, Jonathan Reiss Interviewed, and More
In our morning reading: talking with Gabriel Tallent and Jonathan Reiss, new writing from Kiese Laymon, and more.