In our weekend reading: Robert Macfarlane on Jonathan Raban, the case for reading Jean Ray, and more.
Morning Bites: Blake Butler on Vladimir Sorokin, Ashton Politanoff’s Novel, Jerry Stahl Interviewed, and More
In our morning reading: Blake Butler on Vladimir Sorokin’s fiction, an interview with Jerry Stahl, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Terry Southern Revisited, Bryan Washington, David First’s Playlist, Robert Macfarlane, and More
In our afternoon reading: revisiting Terry Southern, an interview with Bryan Washington, and more.
We’re taking a break tomorrow. Normal posting will resume on Friday.
Afternoon Bites: Robert Macfarlane and Adam Scovell, Simpson/Joyce Carol Oates Literary Prize Long List, Writers on Secrets, and More
In our afternoon reading: Robert Macfarlane and Adam Scovell in conversation, Kimberly King Parsons and Melissa Duclos in conversation, and more.
Morning Bites: Clarice Lispector, Nicholas Mancusi Interviewed, Joy Harjo, Brian Evenson’s Latest, and More
In our morning reading: exploring the writings of Clarice Lispector, an interview with Nicholas Mancusi, and more.
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.
Weekend Bites: Robert Macfarlane, Jason Diamond Interviewed, Prince’s Archive, Weird Fiction, and More
In our weekend reading: Robert Macfarlane on language, Jason Diamond on John Hughes, and much more.
In our afternoon reading: novels about translators, an interview with Robert Macfarlane, nonfiction from Nell Zink, and more.