In our morning reading: thoughts on Natalie Eilbert’s new book, new writing from Chiwan Choi and Lance Olsen, and much more.
Morning Bites: Brandon Hobson Interviewed, Marilynne Robinson, Michel Faber Fiction, Kathe Koja Revisited, and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Brandon Hobson, new writing by Michel Faber and Lance Olsen, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Julia Wertz’s Latest, Comics as Inspiration, Lance Olsen, Joni Mitchell Rarities, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Julia Wertz’s new book, an interview with Lance Olsen, and much more.
Morning Bites: Kamila Shamsie, Bookstores and Politics, Gabino Iglesias Interviewed, Lance Olsen, and More
In our morning reading: a review of Kamila Shamsie’s new novel, great anti-fascist punk songs, fiction by Ashton Politanoff, and more.
In our weekend reading: thoughts on Amelia Gray’s new novel, interviews with Megan Stielstra and Moor Mother, and more.
In our morning reading: recommendations from Sarah Gerard, thoughts on Scott McClanahan’s new book, and more.
As we careen headlong into the season of spring, the weather is growing warmer, the trees are growing greener, and new books are continuing to make their way into the world. April in particular abounds with essay and short story collections that have caught our eye, from debut works to collected editions that span the arc of a career. This isn’t to say that collections make up the entirety of the list you’re about to read; you’ll also find fiction […]
Lance Olsen’s writing takes numerous risks on the page–from unorthodox structures and narrative lenses to stylized layouts across the physical book itself. His latest novel, Dreamlives of Debris, is a retelling of the story of the Minotaur that weaves in a host of much more contemporary concerns. It’s a dizzying work of fiction, and a bold one in terms of its ability to address issues both ancient and current. I talked with Olsen about his approach to this book, the […]