In our morning reading: thoughts on James McBride’s book on James Brown, an interview with Dorothe Nors, new music from G.L.O.S.S., and more.
Morning Bites: Kiese Laymon on Outkast, Literary Award Speeches, Culinary Sports, Jeff VanderMeer Nonfiction, and More
In our morning reading: new essays from Kiese Laymon and Jeff VanderMeer; award speeches from Ta-Nehisi Coates, Roxane Gay, and Karl Ove Knausgaard; and more.
In our morning reading: an award for Deborah Eisenberg, why you should be reading Wendy C. Ortiz, an interview with Laurie Anderson, recommended Eastern European literature, and more.
Morning Bites: Kamasi Washington, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Sofia Samatar on Carmen Maria Machado, Jacob Wren, Willeford on Film, and More
In our morning reading: new music from saxophonist Kamasi Washington, essential new writing from Ta-Nehisi Coates, interviews with Jarboe and Karl Ove Knausgaard, new writing from Jacob Wren, and more.
In our afternoon reading: Chicago’s AACM at 50, revisiting a Neil Gaiman-written comic, a review of the Bedhead box set, and much 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: New Mount Eerie, Fiction and Comedy, Karl Ove Knausgaard, Sarah Gerard’s Latest, and More
New music from Mount Eerie, a look at what fiction can learn from comedy, new writing from Karl Ove Knausgaard and Meredith Graves, notes on Sarah Gerard’s new novel, and more.
Morning Bites: Jenny Offill Interviewed, Matt Bell Fiction, Talking With Karl Ove Knausgård, Meline Toumani, and More
In our Thursday morning reading: interviews with Jenny Offill, Meline Toumani, and Karl Ove Knausgård; David Byrne on duets; with the dead; notes on some Modest Mouse reissues; fiction from Matt Bell; and more.