In our afternoon reading: thoughts on books by R. O. Kwon and Tommy Pico, new writing by Mairead Case, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Clarice Lispector Revisited, Alexander Chee, Neko Case Interviewed, Wayne Koestenbaum’s Latest, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on books by Clarice Lispector and Alexander Chee, an interview with Neko Case, and more.
In one of the first stories of Chris Campanioni’s Drift, there is a photographer named Jared Garrett who repeats over and over again his desire to capture everything, going so far as to wonder – beneath a purple sky, listening to coyotes howl in the distance – if he could capture the silence within a moment. This character’s fervent aspirations reflect what the author seems to be attempting throughout the rest of the book: to capture the things we cannot […]
Afternoon Bites: David Burr Gerrard, Eileen Myles on Pets, Matthew Klam, Courtney Maum Interviewed, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on novels by David Burr Gerrard and Matthew Klam, new writing by Eileen Myles, and more.
In our morning reading: excerpts from books by Lauren Elkin and Julie Buntin, fiction by Libby Flores, and more.