In our morning reading: thoughts on Hanif Abdurraqib’s new book, interviews with Namwali Serpell and Ted Chiang, and more.
Afternoon Bites: George Saunders Interviewed, Melissa Broder, Massive Attack Revisited, Gemma Files, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with George Saunders and Melissa Broder, musical recommendations from His Name Is Alive, and more.
In our afternoon reading: an interview with K-Ming Chang, thoughts on the year’s best music, and more.
In our weekend reading, interviews with Masha Gessen and Sarah Gerard, new writing from Veronica Esposito, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Rebecca Solnit Interviewed, The Soft Pink Truth, PEN America Literary Award Winners, William Boyle, and More
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Rebecca Solnit, thoughts on the works of William Boyle, and more.
Tobias Carroll I spent last weekend in Portland. One of my days there involved a trip to the Stumptown Comics Festival, at which I picked up a number of minicomics. Reviews of several are forthcoming, as are pieces on books picked up at Powell’s, Reading Frenzy, and Microcosm. What follows are brief thoughts on the books I read while there.