In our afternoon reading: new writing by Elvia Wilk, thoughts on Karl Ove Knausgaard’s essays, and more.
Morning Bites: Iris Murdoch Remembered, Annie Proulx on William Gass’s Fiction, Steve Almond Interviewed, The Moles, and More
In our morning reading: revisiting the work of Iris Murdoch, Steve Almond discussed his book about “Stoner,” and more.
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Bill Cunningham’s memoir, new fiction by Laura van den Berg, and more.
In our weekend reading: interviews with John Dermot Woods and Dwight Garner, how Atticus Lish’s debut novel became a huge success, a look at Joan Didion’s iconic status, an excerpt from Steve Himmer’s new novel, and more.
Wishing John Le Carré a happy birthday; getting operatic with Italo Calvino; Blake Butler on Harry Mathews; Roxane Gay on Michael Farris Smith; and more.