In our afternoon reading: exploring the works of John Keene, new music from Beauty Pill, and more.
Morning Bites: Patricia Lockwood, “American Gods” on TV, Books Are Magic, Mountain Goats on Goth, and More
In our morning reading: a review of Patricia Lockwood’s new book, talking with Books Are Magic, and much more.
Weekend Bites: Jeff VanderMeer on the “Slow Apocalypse,” Sarah Tomlinson’s Memoir, Laff Records, Literary Pubs, and More
In our weekend reading: new nonfiction from Jeff VanderMeer and Kathleen Hale, notes on the new album from Beauty Pill, A.N. Devers on literary pubs, and more.
“…I think it should be theoretically possible to take any premise or image or idea as a starting point, no matter how slight, and build an entire novel out of it.” At Small Demons’ blog, Emily St. John Mandel writes about her influences, geography, and more. Do you like smart, intellectual pop music made by folks in Washington, DC? Specifically, the excellent Beauty Pill. The podcast 99 Percent Invisible has details on their latest project. Daphne Carr writes about Sharon […]