In our morning reading: two interviews with George Saunders, a new literary competition, new writing from Gregory Pardlo, and more.
Weekend Bites: Kevin Wilson Interviewed, Viet Thanh Nguyen, Bird in Hand, George Saunders’s Latest, and More
In our weekend reading: interviews with Kevin Wilson and Viet Thanh Nguyen, a look at Baltimore’s Bird in Hand, and more.
In our afternoon reading: reviews of new novels by George Sanders and D. Foy, a small press preview for 2017, and more.
I grew up in a house with a lot of records, one of which was an evocative recording of Dylan Thomas’s Under Milk Wood narrated by Thomas and featuring a larger vocal cast, echoing its roots as a radio drama commissioned by the BBC. In the years since then, some recordings of books have taken a page from the radio drama playbook: the audio version of Max Brooks’s World War Z echoed the novel’s oral history structure, and featured a […]
Morning Bites: George Saunders Talks Politics, Maryse Meijer Fiction, De La Soul Revisited, Marisa Anderson, and More
In our morning reading: George Saunders on politics; Jenny Zhang, Tanwi Nandini Islam, and Karan Mahajan in conversation; The Millions previews the second half of the year; and more.
Morning Bites: Hilton Als and Sonny Rollins, George Saunders’s Forthcoming Novel, Viet Thanh Nguyen on the Pulitzer Prize, and More
In our morning reading: Hilton Als in conversation with Sonny Rollins, a playlist from John Doe, an interview with Zachary Lipez, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Rivka Galchen, George Saunders Interviewed, New Zealand Pop, Spike Lee on Billy Wilder, and More
Talking with George Saunders, a history of Dunedin pop, thoughts on a Raymond Pettibon art show, Spike Lee on a Billy Wilder classic, and more.
Morning Bites: Mike Watt’s Favorite Albums, Helen Oyeyemi Interviewed, Zachary Lipez on SXSW, Wes Anderson, and More
George Saunders has won the Folio Prize, Mike Watt’s favorite albums, Helen Oyeyemi interviewed by Alexander Chee, and much more for your morning reading.