In our morning reading: an interview with Ian MacKaye, thoughts on D. Foy’s new novel, and much more.
In our afternoon reading: notes on Chelsea Wolfe’s latest, interviews with Ian MacKaye and Tony Conrad, a look at the prose styles of James Baldwin and Ta-Nehisi Coates, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Sheila Heti on Drama, Juliet Escoria’s Poetry, Knaugaard in America, Miranda July, and More
This Thursday afternoon, we’re reading an interview with Sheila Heti, poems from Juliet Escoria, Rob Spillman’s essay on Miranda July, and much more.
Morning Bites: Emily St. John Mandel on Pandemics, DC Punk History, Emma Straub on the US Open, Michael Gira, and More
In our morning reading: new essays from Emily St. John Mandel and Emma Straub, a walk through DC punk history, Laina Dawes on this year’s Afropunk Festival, Zachary Lipez on Michael Gira, and more.
Thoughts on the latest from Jim Jarmusch, Ian MacKaye talks about the Fugazi Live Series, new writing from D. Foy, a report from the Mission Creek Festival, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Tig Notaro’s Documentary, Revisiting “Southland Tales,” New Music from Obits, Elizabeth Ellen’s Playlist, and More
Catching up with The Evens, revisiting Southland Tales, Elizabeth Ellen’s playlist, Ta-Nehisi Coates delivers another fantastic essay, Obits returns, and more.
Behold: Ian MacKaye talking questions at Seattle’s excellent all-ages space, The VERA Project. There’s dry humor on display as well as smart observations on sharing music, the economics of running a label, and more. Follow Vol. 1 Brooklyn on Twitter, Facebook, Google + and our Tumblr.
Afternoon Bites: A Very Ian MacKaye Birthday, Spencer Ackerman On Catharsis, Melissa Broder Interviewed, And More
Ian MacKaye’s surprise 50th birthday party — revealed! In related news, happy birthday to Ian MacKaye. Spencer Ackerman on zinemaking, Refused, and the influence of the anarcho-punk band Catharsis on his work as a journalist. Junot Diáz on werewolves, film adaptations, New Jersey, and more. Melissa Broder is interviewed by Julia Jackson at The Outlet (and both writers involved will be reading at our event at RAC tomorrow evening.) One of our editors will be reading as part of tonight’s Storychord […]