In our morning reading: a review of Special Interest’s new album, an interview with R. Sikoryak, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Hari Kunzru Interviewed, Tim Horvath, Eliot Weinberger’s Latest, Viv Albertine, and More
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Hari Kunzru, good news for Viv Albertine fans, and more.
Morning Bites: Jeannie Vanasco Interviewed, Gina Apostol, Goldsmiths Prize Shortlist, Terese Svoboda, and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Jeannie Vanasco, thoughts on Ben Lerner’s new novel, and more.
Vol.1 Brooklyn’s 2017 Favorites: Fiction
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.
Vol.1 Brooklyn’s Best Books of 2017 (Mid-Year Edition)
Right about now, the days are long and air conditioners are cranked up high. It’s the middle of the year: the colder months are in sight, and we’re over halfway to whatever surprises 2018 might have in store. It’s also a great time for taking stock of the first six months of 2017 — in our case, that means a look back at some recent books we’ve enjoyed. Thus, here’s a look at ten of the books that most impressed […]
Afternoon Bites: Zachary Mason Interviewed, Hari Kunzru Nonfiction, Kyo Maclear, Russell Hoban Revisited, and More
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Zachary Mason, revisiting a Russell Hoban classic, nonfiction by Hari Kunzru, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Bandi, Hari Kunzru and Sjón, Evan Caminiti’s Latest, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on a collection by Bandi, Hari Kunzru interviewed Sjón, and more.
Weekend Bites: Hari Kunzru’s Latest, Writers on “Buffy,” Lisa Locascio, Blanck Mass Reviewed, and More
In our weekend reading: reviews of books by Hari Kunzru and Brian Evenson, writers on “Buffy the Vampire Slayer,” and more.