In our morning reading: exploring the musical influence of Jack Rose, an interview with Ariana Reines, and more.
Weekend Bites: Toni Morrison, Kathleen Hanna Interviewed, Leland Cheuk, Alison Cotton on Muriel Spark, and More
In our weekend reading: a report from Toni Morrison’s memorial, interviews with Kathleen Hanna and Leland Cheuk, and more.
In our morning reading: thoughts on Binnie Kirshenbaum’s new novel, Leland Cheuk on comedy memoirs, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Kimberly King Parsons, Leland Cheuk Interviewed, Great Indigenous Writers, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Kimberly King Parsons and Leland Cheuk, great books by Indigenous authors, and more.
Morning Bites: Leland Cheuk’s Latest, Saud Alsanousi, Benjamin Percy Interviewed, Heather Christle, and More
In our morning reading: excerpts from books by Leland Cheuk and Heather Christle, an interview with Benjamin Percy, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Julia Phillips, Leland Cheuk Interviewed, Nathan Ballingrud, Will Oldham Revisited, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Julia Phillips and Leland Cheuk, news of a Nathan Ballingrud adaptation, and more.
Well, it’s November, and the days are growing shorter and shorter. (Assuming you’re in the northern hemisphere, at least.) We’d say that this group of books are an array of doorstoppers, suitable for curling up by the fire, but that’s not entirely true; most of these books are quite trim, in fact. They do represent a wide array of styles, however: from comic novels to incisive cultural studies; from surreal fiction in translation to candid usage of the essay form. Here are a few of the November books we’re most excited about.
Morning Bites: Jami Attenberg, Leland Cheuk Excerpted, Yoko Ogawa, Marco Rafalà’s Playlist, and More
In our morning reading: a review of Jami Attenberg’s new novel, an excerpt from Leland Cheuk’s latest, and more.