In our morning reading: new fiction by Lydia Millet, an interview with Laura Lippman, the Tournament of Books begins, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Ling Ma Interviewed, Lydia Millet’s Latest, Jordy Rosenberg and Andrea Lawlor, and More
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Ling Ma, Jordy Rosenberg and Andrea Lawlor in conversation, and much more.
Weekend Bites: Porochista Khakpour Interviewed, Lydia Millet’s Fiction, Maggie Nelson, Gregory Pardlo’s Latest, and More
In our weekend reading: interviews with Porochista Khakpour and Maggie Nelson, exploring the fiction of Lydia Millet, and more.
Morning Bites: Ta-Nehisi Coates on Comics, National Book Awards Fiction Longlist, Robert Lopez Fiction, and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Ta-Nehisi Coates, fiction from Robert Lopez, and much more.
Though the specifics vary from novel to novel, Lydia Millet‘s fiction is consistently wide-ranging in its scope and thought-provoking in its details. She’s critiqued the foibles of American society, explored the psychology of unconventional characters, and charted the unexpected ways that history can influence the present. Her latest novel, Sweet Lamb of Heaven, evades easy categorization: it’s about Anna, a young woman fleeing Ned, her amoral politician husband, along with their child; it’s about the group of fellow outsiders with […]
Afternoon Bites: Alexis M. Smith’s Playlist, Lian Hearn, Rosie Schaap Nonfiction, Lydia Millet, and More
In our afternoon reading: a playlist from Alexis M. Smith, new nonfiction from Laina Dawes and Rosie Schaap, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Lydia Millet Interviewed, Kid Congo Powers’s Latest, Amber Sparks on Craft, and More
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Lydia Millet, thoughts on new albums by Chance the Rapper and Kid Congo Powers, and much more.
In our weekend reading: remembering the music and life of Grant McLennan, thoughts on Lydia Millet’s new novel, a playlist from Geoff Dyer, and more.