In our afternoon reading: James Wolcott on James Salter, new Tim Horvath fiction, essays from Alexis Coe and Lucas Mann, an interview with Michaelangelo Matos, and more.
Afternoon Bites: New Zadie Smith Fiction, Ursula K. Le Guin, Michaelangelo Matos Interviewed, John Freeman on Tomas Tranströmer, and More
In our afternoon reading: new fiction from Zadie Smith; interviews with Terese Svodoba, Chuck Palahniuk, and Tomas Tranströmer; news of a new Yo La Tengo album; and more.
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Sean H. Doyle and Rainbow Rowell, a shop dedicated to selling pencils, a look at the punk legacy of David Letterman, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Hanya Yanagihara, An xTx Excerpt, Kim Gordon Interviewed, Michaelangelo Matos on EDM, and More
In our afternoon reading: Hanya Yanagihara on writing her new novel, interviews with Michaelangelo Matos and Kim Gordon, an excerpt from xTx’s book, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Mitchell S. Jackson, Robert Christgau Interviewed, Inside Brazenhead Books, Early Errol Morris, and More
In our afternoon reading: notes from a Mitchell S. Jackson lecture in Portland, Michaelangelo Matos and Robert Christgau in conversation, three Errol Morris films reviewed, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Wayne Koestenbaum, Jon Wurster Interviewed, New Lightning Bolt, Old Whisky, and More
In our Monday afternoon reading: interviews with Wayne Koestenbaum, Mairead Case, and Jon Wurster; a look at Will Wiles’s new novel; thoughts on Anthony Bourdain; and more.
Weekend Bites: Aphex Twin, Nova Ren Suma Interviewed, Sleater-Kinney Roundtable, Daniel Torday’s Latest, and More
In our weekend reading: notes on Aphex Twin, a discussion of Sleater-Kinney live, Sarah McCarry talks with Nova Ren Suma, the case against Daylight Saving Time, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Nathanael West’s Birthday, Rick Perlstein on Machine Politics, Titus Andronicus Live, and More
Nathanael West was born on this day in 1903. If you’d like to see Titus Andronicus play songs from their new album at your favorite north Brooklyn establishments, Pitchfork can help with that. Edmund White chatted with Giancarlo DiTrapano at Vice. Dean Robinson on America’s growing love of soccer. Bonus: cardboard Clint Dempsey. Rick Perlstein talks machine politics with the Chicago Reader. Jaded Punk provided some listening recommendations to Nerve. (In related news, that Mind Spiders song is really good.) Menachem […]