Afternoon Bites: Rachel Cusk’s Latest, Peter Straub on Poe’s Heirs, Kate Zambreno, Negative Reviews, and More


Rachel Cusk’s new novel Transit has prompted thoughtful reviews at Broadly and The Millions.

Peter Straub on Poe’s literary descendants.

Literary Hub has an excerpt from Kate Zambreno’s O Fallen Angel, which was reviewed at Electric Literature.

Marc Hogan on the life and music of William Onyeabor.

At Signature, a look at notable recently-translated fiction from Korea.

Scott Esposito on the value of negative book reviews.

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