In our afternoon reading: an interview with Morgan Jerkins, new writing by Jami Attenberg, postpunk inspired by surreal fiction, and more.
In our afternoon reading: a report from a Richard Lloyd book event, notes on Peter Hujar’s photography, delving into Brooklyn’s history, and more.
Morning Bites: Morgan Jerkins Interviewed, Scott Esposito Nonfiction, Sandra Allen’s Playlist, and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Morgan Jerkins, an essay by Scott Esposito, and much more.
Well, it’s the start of a new year. Ostensibly, it’s a time for resolutions, for carefully mapping out goals and milemarkers for the months to come. It’s also, as we write these words, brutally cold, and thus the perfect time to find somewhere warm and sit down with a good book. Thankfully, January has plenty of excellent-looking ones due out that should get you through this cold spell, and the cold spells still to come.
With the year drawing to a close, we wanted to spotlight a (somewhat arbitrary) number of books due out next year that we’re excited about. It includes the latest books from writers whose work we’ve long enjoyed to debuts to forthcoming tomes that are utterly unexpected. There’s more to come in this vein–in about ten days, we’ll be publishing our January book preview, which will include a lot more books we’re excited about for the first month of the year. […]
Morning Bites: Danzy Senna, Melissa Febos Interviewed, Elizabeth Crane Fiction, Janice Lee, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on Danzy Senna’s new novel, stories by Elizabeth Crane and Janice Lee, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Aleksandar Hemon, Farewell to BookCourt, Morgan Jerkins Nonfiction, Converge, and More
In our afternoon reading: new nonfiction from Aleksandar Hemon, Morgan Jerkins, and Judy Berman; a farewell to BookCourt; and more.
Afternoon Bites: Claudia Rankine, Marcy Dermansky Interviewed, Colin Dickey Nonfiction, Hardcore and Sports, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Claudia Rankine and Michael J. Seidlinger, Maria Sherman on hardcore’s relationship with sports, and much more.