Weekend Bites: Rivka Galchen, Debut Novelists, Ariel Schrag’s Latest, Julianna Barwick’s Brewery Collaboration, and More

Rivka Galchen, author of ATMOSPHERIC DISTURBANCES. Photo (c) Ken Goebel

Rivka Galchen’s new collection American Innovations was reviewed by the Los Angeles Review of Books, and Galchen spoke with Alice Whitwham for The Paris Review.

Christopher Glazek’s Artforum piece on DIS makes for fascinating reading.

Lincoln Michel spoke with Alena Graedon, Scott Cheshire, Julia Fierro, and D. Foy about their debut novels.

Jason Diamond on Ariel Schrag’s Adam: “quite possibly the best entry in the coming-of-age category since Adam Wilson’s Flatscreen.”

Sean Michaels was profiles in The Georgia Straight.

Mark Richardson on Julianna Barwick’s Rosabi EP (aka “the beer collaboration one.”)

James Yeh on Karl Ove Knausgaard’s Manhattan reading last week.

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