In our morning reading: shortlists for both the PEN Literary Awards and Game of Totes, fiction from Deji Bryce Olukotun, an interview with Viv Albertine, Rosie Schaap on drinks and poetry, and more.
Weekend Bites: Janet Malcolm on Joseph Mitchell, New Saeed Jones Essay, Rosie Schaap, Janet Weiss and Meredith Graves in Conversation, and More
In our weekend reading: a new essay from Saeed Jones, Janet Malcolm on Joseph Mitchell, conversations between Janet Weiss and Meredith Graves and Sarah Gerard and Daniel Schoonebeek, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Patti Smith, Rosie Schaap on Drinking Libraries, David Cross Interviewed, Damon & Naomi, and More
In our Friday afternoon reading: interviews with Patti Smith, Damon & Naomi, and David Cross; Drake meets hardcore; notes on Annie Dillard; and more.
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Jane Austen, Teju Cole on torture, Scott Cheshire on the devil, an interview with James Ellroy, new writing from Jazmine Hughes, and more.
Weekend Bites: Marie-Helene Bertino Interviewed, Rosie Schaap on Highballs, Imposter Syndrome, Teenage Minimalists, and More
An interview with Marie-Helene Bertino, recommended books on friendship, new fiction from Elliott Holt, writers discuss imposter syndrome, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Lynne Tillman on Irony, Rosie Schaap, Aislers Set Reissues, Revisiting “In Cold Blood,” and More
Lynne Tillman talks irony, Rosie Schaap on bars, a look at the impact of The Aislers Set, delving deeply into the lyrics of Speedy Ortiz, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Alison Bechdel Interviewed, Teju Cole’s Photography, Rosie Schaap, Terry Gilliam on Film, and More
New writing from Rosie Schaap and Saeed Jones, interviews with Terry Gilliam and Alison Bechdel, musings on Eula Biss’s latest, and more.
Morning Bites: A Matt Bell Excerpt, Rosie Schaap on Kurt Weill, Lincoln Michel Fiction, Ritual Mess, and More
Rosie Schaap on Kurt Weill and autumn drinks, an excerpt from Matt Bell’s next novel, new fiction from Lincoln Michel, art comic recommendations, thoughts on the new novel from David Connerley Nahm, and more.