In our morning reading: thoughts on books by Olivia Laing and Jason Lutes, an interview with Lisa Marie Basile, and more.
Morning Bites: Thomas Page McBee Interviewed, Olivia Laing’s Latest, Melanie Hobson’s Playlist, and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Thomas Page McBee, a playlist from Melanie Hobson, and much more.
Vol.1 Brooklyn’s September 2018 Book Preview
Remember autumn? Remember the existence of a season not characterized by overwhelming heat and humidity? We’ve heard whispers that such a season might be on the way, and that signs of it might even be visible this month. Consequently, we have some reading recommendations for the coming month, from new editions of vital speculative fiction to experimental prose to works that explore human relationships. Here’s a look at some books that might be just the thing to read outdoors as […]
Afternoon Bites: Olivia Laing, Luc Sante on Cartoons, Nico’s Influence, Jim Ruland Nonfiction, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Olivia Laing’s new novel, new writing by Luc Sante and Jim Ruland, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Karl Taro Greenfeld’s Playlist, Elle Nash’s Latest, Olivia Laing, Bob Dylan’s Whiskey, and More
In our afternoon reading: a playlist from Karl Taro Greenfeld, new writing by Olivia Laing, and much more.
Afternoon Bites: Leslie Jamison Interviewed, Olivia Laing, Rachel Lyon Fiction, Literary Chicago, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Leslie Jamison and Fatma Aydemir, 15 great books from Chicago, and much more.
Morning Bites: Can Xue’s Latest, Phil Elverum Interviewed, Paul La Farge, Lynn Steger Strong Nonfiction, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on books by Can Xue, Paul La Farge, and Olivia Laing; an interview with Phil Elverum; and more.
Mid-Year 2016: The Year’s Best Nonfiction (So Far)
It’s been a great year for nonfiction so far, with work that’s encompassed everything from memorable and harrowing true-life stories to formally bold takes on everyday topics. What follows is a look at some of the nonfiction books that have gotten our attention in the first half of this year.