In our morning reading: thoughts on Matthew Vollmer’s memoir, new writing by Kate Zambreno, and more.
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Kate Briggs’s new book, a report from Superiority Burger, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Remembering Ryuichi Sakamoto, Charles Bramesco on Film, V. Castro’s Latest, and More
In our afternoon reading: Simon Reynolds on Ryuichi Sakamoto, new nonfiction by Jonathan Lethem, and more.
Morning Bites: Mónica Ojeda’s Latest, Andrew Sean Greer on Writing, G. Willow Wilson on Comics, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on Monica Ójeda’s fiction, an interview with Andrew Sean Greer, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Octavia E. Butler’s Legacy, Rebecca van Laer Interviewed, Werner Herzog’s Novel, and More
In our afternoon reading: revisiting Octavia E. Butler’s writings, an interview with V. Castro, and more.
New year? New books. January marks a strong beginning to what looks like another excellent literary year. You’ve got thought-provoking nonfiction, transportive fiction, and candid and enduring memoir all on the table. If you’re staying close to home due to cold weather or, er, other reasons this month, you’ve got plenty of new reading material to choose from.
Morning Bites: V. Castro, Jim Shepard’s Latest, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Philip Glass’s Opera, and More
In our morning reading: previewing the new book by V. Castro, revisiting a Jimmy Eat World record, and more.
Morning Bites: Sulaiman Addonia, Alex McElroy Interviewed, Daniel Bachman, V. Castro on Horror, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with Sulaiman Addonia and Alex McElroy, thoughts on Daniel Bachman’s new album, and more.