In our afternoon reading: a review of Ben Marcus’s new collection, new writing from Emily St. John Mandel and Rachel B. Glaser, and more.
We’ll be off tomorrow, and will return on Wednesday with some thoughts on the year in review.
Morning Bites: Charles Mingus, Revisiting New Age, Babak Lakghomi Interviewed, Stevan Allred, and More
In our morning reading: the story of a Charles Mingus live album, a playlist from Elisa Gabbert, and more.
In our weekend reading: new writing from Leni Zumas and Eugene Lim, thoughts on Jeff Jackson’s latest novel, and more.
Afternoon Bites: “Station Eleven” and Genre, IMPAC Literary Award Nominees, DC Punk Archives, Charles Mingus, and More
Notes on genre and contemporary fiction, new writing from Melissa Febos, revisiting Charles Mingus’s cat-training methods, DC punk video archives, and more,