In our morning reading: thoughts on Hal Hartley’s films, an interview with Lucy Knisley, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Brian Evenson, Michele Filgate Interviewed, Richard Chiem, Gabriela Ybarra’s Fiction, and More
In our afternoon reading: new writing by Brian Evenson, interviews with Richard Chiem and Michele Filgate, and more.
Morning Bites: Chloe Caldwell Interviewed, Shawn Vestal, Scott McClanahan on Daniel Johnston, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with Chloe Caldwell and Shawn Vestal, Greg Jackson on literary influences, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Sonic Youth’s “Evol” at 30, Emma Straub Interviewed, Mel Brooks, and More
In our afternoon reading: revisiting a Sonic Youth album, Mensah Demary on Kendrick Lamar, two interviews with Emma Straub, and more.
Morning Bites: Sharon Van Etten, Mel Brooks Interviewed, Nathaniel P. Reconsidered, “The Flamethrowers” on Film, and More
Checking in with Sharon Van Etten, Mel Brooks on the making of Blazing Saddles, Jane Campion may adapt The Flamethrowers, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Mel Brooks Interviewed, Unwound Live, “Funny Ha Ha,” and More
Alan Sepinwall interviewed Mel Brooks. Scott Esposito’s year in reading. Andrew Bujalski and Lena Dunham revisited Funny Ha Ha. Michelle Dean on Mavis Gallant. Pitchfork has a stream up of Unwound’s live album. Craig Mod on subcompact publishing. Looking at the font used on Unrest’s Perfect Teeth… Follow Vol. 1 Brooklyn on Twitter, Facebook, Google + and our Tumblr.
Jewish Christmas Choices in NYC
The Great Dictator at IFC, Mel Brooks marathon at 92Y Tribeca or renting some Hitchcock. Which do I pick?