Afternoon Bites: Daniel José Older Interviewed, Highsmith on Film, Jerry Stahl, John Keene Fiction, and More


“Great writers give us permission, usually permission for something we didn’t even know we were waiting for permission.” Daniel José Older was interviewed at Gawker.

At Slant Magazine: a review of Todd Haynes’s Patricia Highsmith adaptation Carol.

The Rumpus has new nonfiction from Jerry Stahl.

Amelia Gray has assembled a list of her favorite unsettling books.

Longreads has a story from John Keene.

The Dissolve has a clip up from Natalie Portman’s Amos Oz adaptation.

Feel like watching a short documentary on Pratt’s longtime chief engineer?

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