In our afternoon reading: an interview with Sarah Rose Etter, book recommendations from Nicola Griffith, and much more.
Morning Bites: Renee Gladman, John Freeman Interviewed, Nicolás Obregón, Susan Sontag’s Fiction, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on books by Renee Gladman and Susan Sontag, an interview with John Freeman, and more.
Weekend Bites: Louise Erdrich, Revisiting Susan Sontag, Gabrielle Bell’s Dog Comics, Pharoah Sanders Reissues, and More
In our weekend reading: thoughts on Louise Erdrich’s new novel and Susan Sontag’s short stories, new nonfiction by Leslie Jamison, and more.
Afternoon Bites: “After Birth” Reviewed, Roxane Gay, Samantha Harvey Interviewed, New Mountain Goats, and More
In our afternoon reading: notes on Elisa Albert’s new novel, an excellent essay from Trisha Ready, an interview with Samantha Harvey, a new Roxane Gay column debuts, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Susan Sontag, New Sleater-Kinney, Lincoln Michel Interviewed, Kim Fowley’s Legacy, and More
In our afternoon reading: new Rahawa Haile fiction, an interview with Lincoln Michel, wrestling with the legacy of Kim Fowley, Thomas Pierce’s collection is reviewed, and more.
Emily St. John Mandel wrote about Susan Sontag, an interview with Kelly Link, art on Governors Island, the history of a 90-year-old typewriter, and more.
Weekend Bites: Gordon Lish Considered, Hilton Als on Art, Jersey City Lit Fest, Susan Sontag, and More
Hilton Als discusses art and race, a look at Gordon Lish’s legacy as an editor and a writer, Jersey City gets a literary festival, talking with John Waters, and more.
The Quietus checked in with Vini Reilly of the Durutti Column. “Thankfully, feminist collectivism has always offered a powerful antidote to corporate-sponsored atomism in this vein. Indeed, the overarching theme that emerges from Women Make Noise: Girl Bands from Motown to Modern, a strenuous new collection of essays edited by British academic Julia Downes, is that countercultural movements are only ever truly momentous when all-girl units are leading the charge from the bottom up.” Alex Niven on Women Make Noise in the Los […]