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.
Morning Bites: Myriam Gurba’s Latest, Porochista Khakpour Interviewed, Tamora Pierce, His Electro Blue Voice, and More
In our morning reading: an excerpt from Myriam Gurba’s new book, an interview with Porochista Khakpour, and more.
Morning Bites: Lynn Steger Strong, Garth Greenwell Interviewed, Dolan Morgan Fiction, Myriam Gurba, and More
In our morning reading: new readings on The Catapult, an interview with Garth Greenwell, notable book covers, and more.