In our morning reading: Paula Bomer on Ashton Politanoff’s new book, Myriam Gurba and Maria Bustillos on Spanish, and more.
Morning Bites: Simon Han, Kayla Rae Whitaker Nonfiction, Zaina Arafat, Myriam Gurba Interviewed, and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Simon Han, where food meets horror, and more.
Weekend Bites: Lyz Lenz Interviewed, Jenny Bhatt, Great Neo-Noir, Andy Goldsworthy, and More
In our weekend reading: interviews with Lyz Lenz and Jenny Bhatt, great neo-noir fiction, and more.
Morning Bites: Tochi Onyebuchi, Acclaimed Short Fiction, Porochista Khakpour, Best Translated Book Award Winners, and More
In our morning reading: nonfiction from Tochi Onyebuchi, an interview with Porochista Khakpour, and more.
Reverse Alchemy, Magnification, and “Aggressive Squirrels”: An Interview With Myriam Gurba
Today my dearest books are shaped for cities—books to curl around on the coffeeshop stool, books to read in differently lighted squares on the train. Books to loan to friends and enemies, to ask about in public libraries. And because these books regularly speak to my experience right now, in this horrific political moment populated by racists, trickled-out economies, skeletal polar bears (and deep, fierce familial love), reading them keeps me in my body. This keeps me connected to the […]
Afternoon Bites: Myriam Gurba, Virginia Woolf Revisited, Juan Tomás Ávila Laurel Interviewed, Philip K. Dick Adaptations, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Myriam Gurba and Juan Tomás Ávila Laurel, new writing from Hanif Abdurraqib, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Edward St Aubyn On Screen, Myriam Gurba Interviewed, Hermione Hoby, Esperanza Spalding’s Latest, and More
In our afternoon reading: a look at the adaptation of the Patrick Melrose novels, an interview with Myriam Gurba, and much more.
Morning Bites: Myriam Gurba’s Latest, Kristen Radtke, Christmas Ghost Stories, The Fall’s Singles, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on Myriam Gurba’s new book, Kristen Radtke on the literary year, Colin Dickey on Christmas ghost stories, and more.