Afternoon Bites: Richard Hell Interviewed, Writers’ First Books, “American Gods,” Margaret Verble, and More


At the LA Record, checking in with Richard Hell.

At Open Book Toronto, authors revisit their first books.

How American Gods got a new, pulp-inspired paperback cover.

Jeff VanderMeer on the surreal appeal of Florida.

Extra Crispy has found its bacon critic.

An interview with Maud’s Line author Margaret Verble.

At Stereogum: a look at the current and conflicted state of music festivals.

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