In our morning reading: new nonfiction from Nicole Dennis-Benn, excerpts from novels by Ramin Ganeshram and Snowden Wright, and more.
Morning Bites: Dan Bejar Interviewed, Tournament of Books Long List, Nicole Dennis-Benn Interviewed, Hyung Seok Jeon, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with Dan Bejar and Nicole Dennis-Benn, thoughts on literary criticism in 2017, and more.
Morning Bites: Ann Powers, Nicole Dennis-Benn Nonfiction, Tanwi Nandini Islam, N.K. Jemisin Interviewed, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with Ann Powers and N.K. Jemisin, thoughts on two books by Nick Joaquin, and more.
I always get something wrong in these. There’s generally one book that I utterly forget to include, remember two days later, and curse myself for leaving out. And this year, I’m throwing in some thoughts on music, so that should offer even more opportunities for retrospective regret. I’m getting in just under the wire with this one, yes indeed.
In our morning reading: thoughts on Zadie Smith’s new novel, musicians react to the election, and much more.
In our morning reading: Thoughts on Yoko Tawada’s new novel, nonfiction from Nicole Dennis-Benn, and much more.
Afternoon Bites: Nicole Dennis-Benn, “The Get Down,” Weird Office Novels, Bad Singing’s Appeal, and More
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Nicole Dennis-Benn, Carl Wilson on the appeal of bad singing, and much more.
Morning Bites: Leigh Stein Nonfiction, Nicole Dennis-Benn’s Latest, Robin Sloan Interviews Warren Ellis, and More
In our morning reading: new writing from Leigh Stein and Robert Lopez, interviews with Warren Ellis and Brian Evenson, and more.