In our weekend reading: thoughts on Jeff Chon’s new book, when paintings are poetry (and vice versa), and more.
Afternoon Bites: Leland Cheuk’s Playlist, Fernanda Torres, Flanner O’Connor Documentary, Mike Watt’s Latest, and More
In our afternoon reading: a playlist from Leland Cheuk, a conversation with Deborah Levy, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Patti Smith Interviewed, Raphael Saadiq, Doubles on Film, Carmen Maria Machado, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Patti Smith and Carmen Maria Machado, thoughts on doppelgangers on film, and more.
Weekend Bites: Roxane Gay and Randa Jarrar, Musicians on Mary Timony, Janice Lee, Brian Evenson Fiction, and More
In our weekend reading: Roxane Gay and Randa Jarrar in conversation, fiction from Meredith Alling and Brian Evenson, and much more.
Weekend Bites: Revisiting Flannery O’Connor, Literary Advocates, Julia Elliott’s Latest, Arabic Literature, and More
In our weekend reading: revisiting Flannery O’Connor, thoughts on the latest from Julia Elliott, new nonfiction from Mark de Silva, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Ottessa Moshfegh, Greil Marcus Interviewed, Flannery O’Connor’s Peacocks, Protomartyr, and More
In our afternoon reading: a new essay from Ottessa Moshfegh, interviews with Greil Marcus and Protomartyr, notes on Flannery O’Connor’s peacocks, and more.
Are you a fan of iconic American writers? Do you have something to mail that weighs around three ounces? You may be pleased to know, then, that Flannery O’Connor will be appearing on a stamp due to make its debut on June 5th. So if you’re looking to write long letters about Everything That Rises Must Converge, or are planning to ship out copies of a zine consisting of responses to Wise Blood, you are pretty much set.
In our Wednesday afternoon reading: new writing from Toni Morrison, an interview with Nick Kroll, a playlist from Nicole Haroutunian, and much more.