Adrienne Miller was only 25 when she got her dream job: Literary Editor of Esquire. The men’s magazine that was once home to legendary fiction writers like Ernest Hemingway and F.
Apr. 8, 2020
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore’s new book “The Freezer Door” explores the idea of radical visions not predicated on dominant forms.
This week on The Treatment, Elvis sits down with writer and professor David Mikics whose newest book is ‘Stanley Kubrick: American Filmmaker.”
from The Treatment
Douglas Stuart’s “Shuggie Bain” is not a book to miss.
Elizabeth Wetmore discusses her debut novel, “Valentine,” and Southern conservatism that wants to steer clear of the uglier parts of life.
Mauro Javier Cárdenas discusses reimagining narrative possibilities with his new book, “Aphasia."
Garth Greenwell discusses seeking human truths by writing into an abyss, and his new novel Cleanness .
Henri Cole is a really sensational poet even for people who may not think poetry can be sensational.
The movements of the sixties, which are captured in detail in Mike Davis and Jon Wiener’s new book Set the Night on Fire, are seen as wildly successful.
from Scheer Intelligence
Charles Yu’s "Interior Chinatown" is a contemporary novel about dealing with the difficulty of being whoever you are.