Afternoon Bites: Blake Butler on Mike Young, Paula Bomer Fiction, Jacques Demy, Talking Julie Doucet, and More


At Vice, Blake Butler on the poems of Mike Young.

Fiction from Paula Bomer can be read at jmww.

There’s a long essay on Thomas Berger at the Los Angeles Review of Books.

Hillary Chute on Julie Doucet’s My New York Diary, at Artforum.

“All the fear of seedy UHF-based TV broadcasts burning a hole in your psyche is on display here…” Still Single reviewed the new edition of The Flesh Eaters’ A Minute to Pray, A Second to Die.

Orenda Fink on Kurt Vonnegut.

A look at the films of Jacques Demy at Slant.

Hyperallergic delves into a new collection of Ray Johnson’s writings.

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