Afternoon Bites: Ottessa Moshfegh on Film, Mars Kumari’s Album, Claire Keegan’s Fiction, and More


At the New York Times, thoughts on the film adaptation of Ottessa Moshfegh’s Eileen.

The CLMP featured nonfiction works on indie presses from 2023.

Roy Christopher wrote about the new album from Mars Kumari.

At Slate, notes on Jacobin’s long-in-the-works book on Henry Kissinger.

There’s a fundraiser underway for an English translation of a novel by Domício Coutinho.

At the San Francisco Chronicle, thoughts on Claire Keegan’s new collection.

Katherine Howe discussed the best way to write pirates.

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