In our morning reading: an interview with Tommy Pico, thoughts on the writings of Nalo Hopkinson and Bruno Schulz, and more.
In our weekend reading: adapting a Ted Chiang short story for film, Margo Jefferson on the election, and much more.
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Rob Spillman, Zachary Lipez on bar playlists, new writing from Jim Ruland, notes on Adrienne Rich, and more.
Weekend Bites: John Wray Interviewed, Tony Tulathimutte, Rorschach, Keith Lee Morris’s Playlist, and More
In our weekend reading: John Wray discusses his latest novel, revisiting an EP from Rorschach, a playlist from Keith Lee Morris, and more.
Morning Bites: Patti Smith at the NYPL, Revisiting “Moby-Dick,” Literary Horses, Firestone Fest, and More
In our morning reading: notes on Patti Smith, new writing from Roxane Gay, writers channel their favorite literary characters, and more.
This afternoon, we’re revisiting Fugazi’s 13 Songs, reading up on Lena Dunham’s appearance at BAM, checking out an excerpt from Sarah McCarry’s next novel, reading a review of Howard Jacobson’s new book, and more.
Reviewed in this edition: Off the Wall: A Portrait of Robert Rauschenberg, by Calvin Tomkins; The Man Who Would Stop at Nothing by Melissa Holbrook Pierson; Afterimage by Damon Krukowski.