In our morning reading: a literary award for John Edgar Wideman, interview with Nicole Dennis-Benn and Kathleen Alcott, and more.
Vol.1 Brooklyn’s June 2019 Book Preview
What does the month of June have in store for us? When it comes to books, plenty. A few debut novels we’ve been excited about since they were first announced, some new works by longtime Vol.1 Brooklyn favorites, and some works in translation that promise to expand our horizons. Here’s a look at some of the books that have us most intrigued for the month to come.
Morning Bites: Sharma Shields’s Latest, Cynthia Cruz on Melancholy, Priests’ New Album, and More
In our morning reading: reviews of books by Sharma Shields and duncan b. barlow, an essay by Cynthia Cruz, and more.
Morning Bites: James Baldwin, David Burr Gerrard Interviewed, Talking “The Sarah Book,” and More
In our morning reading: interviews with James Baldwin, talking “The Epiphany Machine,” an excerpt of Jac Jemc’s new novel, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Jessie Chaffee, Amber Sparks Revisited, Morgan Parker on Tennis, Sufjan Stevens, and More
In our afternoon reading: talking with Jessie Chaffee and Sufjan Stevens, new writing from Morgan Parker, and more.