In our afternoon reading: interviews with Kamel Daoud and Elisa Gabbert, reading recommendations from Dennis Cooper, an appreciation of Ornette Coleman, and more.
Morning Bites: Ornette Coleman Tribute, “Saint Mazie” Reviewed, Joshua Cohen Interviewed, Bruce Brubaker, and More
In our morning reading: tributes to Ornette Coleman, interviews with Joshua Cohen and Tiffany Scandal, a review of Jami Attenberg’s new novel, and more.
Ornette Coleman was born on this day in 1930. Charles Bukowski and Biggie Smalls died on this day. Geoff Dyer, Edith Pearlman, and the rest of the NBCC winners. Melissa Broder talks to Mark Asch at L Magazine. The New Republic is purchased by Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes. A film adaptation of Cheryl Strayed’s Wild is in the works. “They have the power and the money, they own our government, and they won’t go down without taking everyone and everything else […]