Afternoon Bites: Inside Artists’ Colonies, A Dave Tompkins Primer, Bob Mould Gets Loud, and More

“It’s sort of like, “Oh, that’s right, I’m really good at this; I did this for years.”” Katie Hasty talks with Bob Mould about his return to full-on rock.

Tobi Vail chats with Beth Ditto.

Alexander Chee on artists’ colonies.

Courtney Maum on querying agents.

WORD rounds up a number of Dave Tompkins-related links.

Paul Constant on Maria Semple’s novel Where’d You Go, Bernadette.

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