In our afternoon reading: exploring Randall Kenan’s use of language, Rick Moody on music, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Roque Larraquy, Vanessa Blakeslee’s Playlist, Sarah Davachi, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on books by Roque Larraquy and Samantha Hunt, new music from Sarah Davachi, and more.
Morning Bites: Valeria Luiselli, Mat Johnson Recommends Books, Aye Nako’s Latest, and More
In our morning reading: talking with Valeria Luiselli about her new book, Mat Johnson on what he’s been reading, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Mira Ptacin Interviewed, AAWW at 25, Simon Critchley on David Bowie, and More
In our afternoon reading: checking in with David Bowie, a musical Rick Moody project, news from the Asian American Writers’ Workshop, and more.
Morning Bites: NYC Punk History, Roxane Gay, Jo Ann Beard Interviewed, Michael J. Seidlinger, and More
In our morning reading: new writing from Roxane Gay, Jes Skolnik, and Michael J. Seidlinger; Alexander Chee reviewed Rick Moody’s new novel; delving into punk history; and more.
Afternoon Bites: Drive Like Jehu, China Miéville’s Latest, Noy Holland, Sean H. Doyle Talks Shoes, and More
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Drive Like Jehu, Ryan Britt on the history of James Bond, checking in with The Scofield, Sean H. Doyle on shoes, and more.
Morning Bites: Emily Gould Interviewed, “Downtown 81” Revisited, Political Novels, New Lee Rourke, and More
Interviews with Emily Gould and Ruona Agbroko-Meyer, a look back at “Downtown 81,” Dave Eggers and political novels, a Lee Rourke excerpt, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Jeff Jackson Interviewed, New Survival Knife, Reggie Watts Interviewed, Moody on Eno, and More
Jeff Jackson discusses his excellent novel Mira Corpora in a pair of interviews, Survival Knife returns with a new seven inch, Rick Moody on Brian Eno’s ambient work, Reggie Watts talks with The Believer, and more.