In our afternoon reading: discussing Eugene Lim’s new book, interviews with Paul Auster and Sherman Alexie, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Mohsin Hamid’s Latest, Constance Ann Fitzgerald, John Freeman Gill Interviewed, Joshua Mohr, and More
In our afternoon reading: exploring Mohsin Hamid’s new novel, an interview with Joshua Mohr, and much more.
In our morning reading: two interviews with George Saunders, a new literary competition, new writing from Gregory Pardlo, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Richard McGuire’s Drawings, Meredith Alling’s Playlist, and More
In our afternoon reading: new nonfiction from Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, James Yeh on the drawings of Richard McGuire, and more.
Morning Bites: Soldiers’ Books, James Yeh on South Carolina, New Miguel Album, Octavia E. Butler, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on books by soldiers, confronting racism in South Carolina, J. Robert Lennon on his first novel, revisiting a 1998 interview with Octavia E. Butler, and more.
Afternoon Bites: John Darnielle Interviewed, “The Outsiders” Marathon, Will Chancellor, Bookstore Bars, and More
Talking novels with John Darnielle, Will Chancellor interviewed, Caryn Rose on The Replacements, an upcoming marathon reading of The Outsiders, and more.
Weekend Bites: Sheila Heti, Michael Kimball on “Galaga,” Will Chancellor Reviewed, Edan Lepucki, and More
New writing from Sheila Heti, excerpts from books from Michael Kimball and Jeffrey Renard Allen, interviews with James Yeh and Edan Lepucki, and much more for your weekend reading.
In Making Progress, writers talk about their work by way of a project they’re in the middle of finishing. Materials include: scratch paper notes and very rough drafts, abandoned opening sentences and weird internet searches. The point is to get a glimpse into how they put their stories together. The idea is to say, sure, let’s pull back the curtain. I first met James in Seattle some years ago, while attending a reading of his at Pilot Books. I remember […]