Lidia Yuknavitch was interviewed at The Rumpus.
Claire Fuller makes the case for enthusiasm about literary debuts, regardless of the author’s age.
Slate has an interview with Ta-Nehisi Coates.
At Hyperallergic: a reaction to the new Nina Simone documentary in comics form.
Alejandro Zambra was interviewed at Vice.
New music is on the way from the great Detroit postpunk band Protomartyr.