In our afternoon reading: a remembrance of Terry Hall, thoughts on the state of lit journals, and more.
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on new books by Rudy Ruiz and Ling Ma, David Bowie on film, and more.
In our morning reading: new writing by Kevin Maloney, an interview with Ruth Ozeki, and more.
In our morning reading: an interview with Ling Ma, thoughts on reading and procrastination, and more.
Morning Bites: Kate Beaton on “Ducks,” Unwound on Reunions, Michael J. Seidlinger on Horror, and More
In our morning reading: talking comics with Kate Beaton, talking reunions with Unwound, and more.
We’ve entered the final weeks of summer. In practical terms, that means that it could turn brisk at a moment’s notice — or that a heatwave might be upon us before long. All of which means that this month’s array of books take a similarly wide-ranging approach, encompassing everything from taut poetry to maximalist fiction. Here are some recommendations to get your fall reading started.
Afternoon Bites: Bethany C. Morrow’s Fiction, Ling Ma’s New Book, Rebecca Solnit on Redemption, and More
In our afternoon reading: reviews of novels by Bethany C. Morrow and Nicola Griffith, new writing by Rebecca Solnit, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Megan Giddings, Kevin Nguyen’s Playlist, Hilary Leftwich, Revisiting “Severance,” and More
In our afternoon reading: talking books with Megan Giddings, a playlist from Kevin Nguyen, and more.