Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist
American novelist and short story writer, and 2011 Pulitzer Prize-winner for A Visit from the Goon Squad
Without spoilers, we discuss the intricate surprises and complex modes of disclosure in Jennifer Egan's new novel Manhattan Beach.
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Venerated critic Harold Bloom’s final book “Take Arms Against a Sea of Troubles: The Power of the Reader’s Mind over a Universe of Death” is discussed by the poets Alan Felsenthal and…
Jen Craig discusses writing “Panthers and the Museum of Fire,” a short and expansive book that feels immense, rich and complex.
The Romanian movie “Collective” is in Oscar contention for both Best International Film and Best Documentary.
from The Business
On this Christmas Eve, Press Play re-airs some favorite interviews of the year. Sopan Deb shares how his Indian heritage informs his standup comedy. The documentary “Mr. SOUL!”
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Rhythm Planet presents a short list of books that make for terrific holiday gifts for the music lover in your life.
from Music News
This week’s picks include an artist who creates playful and graphic airbrushed paintings with darker undertones; women who are depicted pumping breast milk while listing their fears;…
from Arts & Culture Stories
Garth Greenwell discusses seeking human truths by writing into an abyss, and his new novel Cleanness .
This week on The Treatment, Elvis welcomes Emmy-award winning actor Jeff Daniels.
from The Treatment
Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore’s new book “The Freezer Door” explores the idea of radical visions not predicated on dominant forms.