On a Friday night in the borough of Manhattan, five writers will converge on KGB Bar. Words will be read. Images will be seared. Lives will be changed. This is Search & Destroy. Reading will be: Sarah Jean Alexander Juliet Escoria Chelsea Hodson Porochista Khakpour Katherine Faw Morris This event will take place at KGB Bar (85 East 4th Street, New York, NY), and will begin at 7:00 pm. Facebook RSVP here.
Afternoon Bites: Kelefa Sanneh on NYHC, Diane Williams, Katherine Faw Morris Interviews Juliet Escoria, New César Aira, and More
In our afternoon reading: new fiction from César Aira, interviews with Juliet Escoria and Diane Williams, thoughts on the new Torche album, Kelefa Sanneh on NYHC history, and more.
To close out this year of events, we’re happy to be co-presenting a reading featuring a quintet of writers from all over the US (and, in one case, Iceland.) Reading will be: Sean Madigan Hoen Justin Taylor Katherine Faw Morris Amanda Shapiro Andri Magnason Daniella Gitlin will host. This event will begin at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, December 5th. Mellow Pages Library is located at 56 Bogart Street in Brooklyn. Facebook RSVP here.
Morning Bites: Thoughts on Sebald, Roxane Gay Fiction, Artists’ Worst Work, A Sarah Gerard Excerpt, and More
Pondering Sebald, writers reveal their worst work, thoughts on the Amazon/Hachette clash, an excerpt of Sarah Gerard’s forthcoming novel, and more.
Morning Bites: Kathy Acker Biography, Katherine Faw Morris, Inside Sublime Frequencies, Julia Fierro Interviewed, and More
In this morning’s reading: news of a Kathy Acker biography, new writing from Katherine Faw Morris, a talk with one of the folks behind Sublime Frequencies, an interview with Julia Fierro, and more.