In our morning reading: thoughts on a new anthology edited by Chris Abani, a report from a recent Sloane Crosley event, nonfiction by Eugene Lim, and more.
In our morning reading: reviews of books by Dino Buzzati and Viv Albertine, an interview with Rachel Lyon, and more.
In our afternoon reading: new writing by Eugene Lim, Emily Gould on the music of Liz Phair, and more.
Morning Bites: Denis Johnson, Eugene Lim on Experimental Fiction, Stacey Tran Poetry, Ta-Nehisi Coates, and More
In our morning reading: a 2002 interview with Denis Johnson, new writing by Eugene Lim and Ta-Nehisi Coates, and more.
Certain themes keep popping up in the fiction that impressed us most this year: the potential horrors of ambiguity, the nature of immigration, the threat of state violence, mysteries that can’t be solved, and the malleability of memory. That’s not too surprising, given the year we’ve had. Here’s a look at some of our favorite fiction from the year that was.
Afternoon Bites: Jami Attenberg Interviewed, Alex Gilvarry, Eugene Lim on 2017, Kevin Sampsell, and More
In our afternoon reading: Jami Attenberg interviewed, Eugene Lim on the literary year, fiction by Kevin Sampsell, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Jenny Erpenbeck, Nikesh Shukla Interviewed, Patti Smith, Colin Dickey on Squid, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Jenny Erpenbeck and Nikesh Shukla, new writing from Eugene Lim, and more.
In our morning reading: poetry by Natalie Eilbert, thoughts on the current state of literary criticism, and much more.