Morning Bites: Chris Ofili, A “Pen & Ink” Excerpt, David Cronenberg Interviewed, Wendy C. Ortiz, and More


Calvin Tomkins wrote about Chris Ofili for The New Yorker.

The New Yorker has an excerpt up from Isaac Fitzgerald and Wendy MacNaughton’s Pen & Ink.

The Los Angeles Review of Books reviewed Wendy C. Ortiz’s Excavation.

At The Quietus: a look at stories about geographic and environmental anxiety from Jeff VanderMeer, Warren Ellis, and Edan Lepucki.

The connection between The Knick and Luc Sante’s Low Life: revealed.

Breaking down the odds for this year’s Nobel Prize in Literature.

David Cronenberg was interviewed about his novel Consumed at Flavorwire.

Biographile has a look at Terence Holt’s book about the lives of doctors.

A look at the reading choices of several attendees of the Brooklyn Book Festival.

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