In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Jill Lepore’s new book, Gabriel Blackwell on W.G. Sebald, an excerpt from Tommy Pico’s new book, and more.
Morning Bites: Thoughts on Sebald, Roxane Gay Fiction, Artists’ Worst Work, A Sarah Gerard Excerpt, and More
Pondering Sebald, writers reveal their worst work, thoughts on the Amazon/Hachette clash, an excerpt of Sarah Gerard’s forthcoming novel, and more.
Morning Bites: W.G. Sebald, Talking with Efrim Menuck, Helen Oyeyemi on Process, Beer Graphic Design, and More
This morning: interviews with Helen Oyeyemi and Efrim Menuck, thoughts on a collection of W.G. Sebald monographs, a collaborative novella from Kate Bernheimer and Laird Hunt, and more.
Grant Gee is interviewed about his film Patience (After Sebald). Lindsay Zoladz’s essay on Fiona Apple is pretty terrific. The Brooklyn Rail on MP3 blogs, international music, and cultural exchange. Popmatters on the wonder that is Jaded Punk Hulk. Nora Ephron contributed to New York‘s Scandals issue. If you’ve ever wanted to see a Game of Thrones/Hark! A Vagrant cross-over, go here and scroll down a bit. Follow Vol. 1 Brooklyn on Twitter, Facebook, Google + and our Tumblr.