In our morning reading: an interview with Idra Novey, a report on the challenges facing libraries, and more.
Editing a New Wave of Uncanny Horror: An Interview with Daphne Durham of MCD Books
Recently, MCD Books has begun to establish itself as a home for some of today’s most memorable horror fiction. That’s bolstered by the recent publication of Rachel Eve Moulton’s Tinfoil Butterfly and the forthcoming publication of Andy Davidson’s The Boatman’s Daughter. To learn more about the press’s foray into horror, their aesthetic, and their future plans, I spoke with MCD Books Executive Editor Daphne Durham. Our conversation touched on everything from what constitutes literary horror to the legacies of bygone horror imprints, and includes some details of what you can expect from horror at MCD Books in the future.
Morning Bites: The Messthetics’ Latest, Rachel Eve Moulton, Revisiting “Alay-Oop,” Bonnie “Prince” Billy, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on the latest album from The Messthetics, an interview with Amy Long, and more.
Morning Bites: Amitav Ghosh Interviewed, Tamsyn Muir, Rachel Eve Moulton’s Latest, Margaret Atwood, and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Amitav Ghosh, reviews of books by Tamsyn Muir and Rachel Eve Moulton, and more.