In our morning reading: an interview with Meg Baird, thoughts on reading rituals, and more.
We listened to a lot of music this year. The new music we enjoyed the most ran the gamut from blissed-out ambient work to cathartic examples of hip-hop and hardcore. Also in there were some notable collaborations, expansive artistic statements, and next-level work from artists in their prime — a sonically disparate mixtape that never fails to energize.
Weekend Bites: Lucia Berlin, Anna Burns’s Latest, Oyinkan Braithwaite on Writing, Meg Baird and Mary Lattimore, and More
In our weekend reading: revisiting the writings of Lucia Berlin, reviews of books by Anna Burns and Laura Adamczyk, and more.