In our afternoon reading: interviews with Josephine Rowe and Wayne Koestenbaum, a review of Ron A. Austin’s novel, and more.
What does the month of July have to offer? Fireworks, rising temperatures, and an increased likelihood of humidity. In terms of books, the outlook is better: everything from debut fiction to reissues of cult novels, along with eagerly awaited books from some of our longtime favorites. Whether you’re headed to the beach or holing up inside with the air conditioning, this month’s new books offer plenty to delight and impress you.
Afternoon Bites: Clarice Lispector Revisited, Alexander Chee, Neko Case Interviewed, Wayne Koestenbaum’s Latest, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on books by Clarice Lispector and Alexander Chee, an interview with Neko Case, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Will Boast Interviewed, Wayne Koestenbaum, Los Angeles Presses, Revisiting The Ex, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Will Boast and Sergio De La Pava, revisiting the music of The Ex, and more.
In our weekend reading: an interview with Wayne Koestenbaum, Emma Ramadan on the life of a translator, and much more.
Afternoon Bites: Wayne Koestenbaum Interviewed, Sarah Gerard, Hugo Awards Nominees, Durga Chew-Bose, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Wayne Koestenbaum, Sarah Gerard, and Durga Chew-Bose; and much more.
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on work by Wayne Koestenbaum and Molly Crabapple, Rosie Schaap on punches and cocktails, and more.
I think it’s safe to say that October is something of a juggernaut, as far as books we’re looking forward to are concerned. The full spectrum is covered: surreal short fiction, expansive works in translation, smart juxtapositions of pop and literary culture, insightful memoirs, and more.