Afternoon Bites: Juan Pablo Villalobos Interviewed, Alex DiFrancesco, Adapting Edith Wharton, George Saunders, and More

Villalobos cover

At McNally Jackson, Juan Pablo Villalobos talked with translator Daniel Hahn.

Malarkey Books published new nonfiction by Alex DiFrancesco.

Excellent NYC venue Le Poisson Rouge is holding a fundraiser.

A prestige television adaptation of Edith Wharton’s The Custom of the Country is in the works.

Gabino Iglesias reviewed Sara Sligar’s Take Me Apart.

At InsideHook, Lincoln Michel explores why George Saunders’s fiction resonates so much right now.

Follow Vol. 1 Brooklyn on TwitterFacebook, and sign up for our mailing list.