In our afternoon reading: novels about translators, an interview with Robert Macfarlane, nonfiction from Nell Zink, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Replacements Biography, Camille Perri, Katherine Towler, Rachel Cantor Interviewed, and More
In our afternoon reading: delving into the history of the Replacements, interviews with Rachel Cantor and Camille Perri, and more.
Weekend Bites: Han Kang Interviewed, “The Queen of the Night,” Rachel Cantor, Alex Segura on Crime Fiction, and More
In our weekend reading: interviews with Han Kang, Rachel Cantor, and Alexander Chee; new nonfiction from Michele Filgate; and more.
Afternoon Bites: Revisiting “Miss Lonelyhearts,” Rachel Cantor’s Playlist, Notes on Ligotti, “2666” on Stage, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on a Nathanael West classic, paying tribute to Octavia E. Butler, a playlist from Rachel Cantor, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Mira Ptacin Interviewed, AAWW at 25, Simon Critchley on David Bowie, and More
In our afternoon reading: checking in with David Bowie, a musical Rick Moody project, news from the Asian American Writers’ Workshop, and more.
Morning Bites: Mark de Silva, Literary Event Tips, Rachel Cantor Interviewed, Rios de la Luz, and More
In our morning reading: an excerpt from Mark de Silva’s new novel, interviews with Rachel Cantor and Rios de la Luz, and more.
Vol.1 Brooklyn’s January 2016 Books Preview
And so, a new year begins. Among the books we’re most excited about due out this month are a wide range of works, from challenging short fiction to heart-rending memoir; from a novel that explores the convergence of genres to a novel that explores a politically charged moment in recent history. Here are a few of the works due out this month that have caught our attention.
Morning Bites: Graywolf Interviewed, Mona Simpson, Bikini Kill Reissued, Mary Timony, and More
Tobi Vale interviewed Mary Timony, a look at Karen Russell’s new novella, chatting with Rachel Cantor, thoughts on Mona Simpson’s work, and more.