In our morning reading: thoughts on Rivers Solomon’s new novel, an interview with Tess Hadley, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Michaelangelo Matos on 1984, Rivers Solomon’s Forthcoming Book, Judith Schlansky’s Latest, and More
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Michaelangelo Matos, a book about foghorns, 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: Trisha Low, Center For Fiction First Novel Prize Long List, Rivers Solomon, Kate Zambreno Interviewed, and More
In our morning reading: an excerpt from Trisha Low’s new book, interviews with Kate Zambreno and Lisa Taddeo, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Leanne Shapton on Stories, Rivers Solomon, Lance Scott Walker Interviewed, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Leanne Shapton and Lance Scott Walker, exploring the fiction of Rivers Solomon, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Niviaq Korneliussen, Robert Kloss Interviewed, Rivers Solomon, Pam Houston, and More
In our afternoon reading: reviews of books by Niviaq Korneliussen and Peter Stenson, new fiction by Rivers Solomon, and more.
Morning Bites: American Book Awards, Rivers Solomon, Olga Tokarczuk Excerpted, Pencil Museum, and More
In our morning reading: the winners of this year’s American Book Awards, an excerpt from Olga Tokarczuk’s new novel, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Clarice Lispector Revisited, Rivers Solomon, Ursula K. Le Guin’s Nonfiction, Moor Mother, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on the writings of Clarice Lispector and Ursula K. Le Guin, an interview with Moor Mother, and more.