In our afternoon reading: interviews with Phil Elverum and Anelise Chen, Patricia Lockwood nonfiction, and more.
Morning Bites: André Aciman, Mohsin Hamid Interviewed, Rita Bullwinkel Fiction, Stars of the Lid, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with André Aciman and Mohsin Hamid, fiction by Rita Bullwinkel, and more.
Certain themes keep popping up in the fiction that impressed us most this year: the potential horrors of ambiguity, the nature of immigration, the threat of state violence, mysteries that can’t be solved, and the malleability of memory. That’s not too surprising, given the year we’ve had. Here’s a look at some of our favorite fiction from the year that was.
Right about now, the days are long and air conditioners are cranked up high. It’s the middle of the year: the colder months are in sight, and we’re over halfway to whatever surprises 2018 might have in store. It’s also a great time for taking stock of the first six months of 2017 — in our case, that means a look back at some recent books we’ve enjoyed. Thus, here’s a look at ten of the books that most impressed […]
Morning Bites: Mohsin Hamid Interviewed, Gabrielle Bell Comics, Jim Ruland, Marie Myung-Ok Lee Nonfiction, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with Mohsin Hamid and Jim Ruland, comics by Gabrielle Bell, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Mohsin Hamid’s Latest, Constance Ann Fitzgerald, John Freeman Gill Interviewed, Joshua Mohr, and More
In our afternoon reading: exploring Mohsin Hamid’s new novel, an interview with Joshua Mohr, and much more.
Afternoon Bites: Elif Batuman, Writers on Harassment, Jami Attenberg Interviewed, J. D. Wilkes, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Elif Batuman and Jami Attenberg, Lynn Steger Strong on Joan Didion, and more.
Morning Bites: Katie Kitamura’s Latest, PEN/Faulkner Finalists, Mohsin Hamid, National Book Awards Judges, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on books by Katie Kitamura and Mohsin Hamid, the PEN/Faulkner Award finalists, and more.