In our afternoon reading: interviews with Gemma Files and Geoff Barrow, a playlist from Alex Segura, and more.
August brings with it hotter temperatures, a vision of a more humid life, and the slightest hint that fall might be on the way. August also brings with it a host of thought-provoking books, deftly-translated works from around the world, and imaginative fiction that riffs on contemporary concerns. Here’s a look at some of the books due out this month that have us most excited.
Afternoon Bites: Jenny Hval’s Novel, Paul Auster and Luc Sante, Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah on 2018, Priya Sharma, and More
In our afternoon reading: exploring Jenny Hval’s new novel, Paul Auster and Luc Sante in conversation, and much more.
Afternoon Bites: Olivia Laing, Luc Sante on Cartoons, Nico’s Influence, Jim Ruland Nonfiction, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Olivia Laing’s new novel, new writing by Luc Sante and Jim Ruland, and more.
Morning Bites: Terese Marie Mailhot Interviewed, Natalie Eilbert Poetry, Luc Sante on The Kinks, and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Terese Marie Mailhot, new writing by Natalie Eilbert, and much more.
Afternoon Bites: Kaitlyn Greenidge Nonfiction, Elastica Revisited, John Ashbery Remembered, Sophfronia Scott, and More
In our afternoon reading: new writing by Kaitlyn Greenidge and Luc Sante, thoughts on Elastica’s debut, and more.
In our afternoon reading: new writing from Luc Sante, Jeff VanderMeer on the Octavia Project, and much more.
In our morning reading: Marissa Nadler’s new album, the legacy of Alan Vega, new writing from Luc Sante, and more.