Aug 24, 2016
We spoke to Garnette Cadogan, whose brilliant essay in The Fire This Time shows how walking is yet another arena where a black person must tread carefully.
Aug 17, 2016
Kristin Dombek's new book The Selfishness of Others: An Essay on the Fear of Narcissism takes on our culture's tendency to overdiagose.
Jul 18, 2016
We spoke with one of America's greatest fiction writers to talk about her new book of very short stories, Ninety-Nine Stories of God.
Jul 6, 2016
Ben Ehrenreich's new book The Way to the Spring: Life and Death in Palestine explores the large and small frustrations of people living in Israel's shadow.
Jul 5, 2016
Real talk between writers Jenny Zhang, Tanwi Nandini Islam, and Karan Mahajan on race, writing, parents, sex, and the ongoing creation of the Asian American canon.
Jul 4, 2016
We caught up with author Garth Greenwell to talk about his debut novel, and the scary but necessary process of writing about queer sex in America today.
Jun 26, 2016
Emma Cline's debut novel The Girls explores the phenomenon of young women opting out of society and into cult-like groups such as the Manson Family.
Jun 14, 2016
Who would've thought that a children's book called NASTYbook would be deemed too disgusting and inappropriate for kids?
Jun 3, 2016
Scott Dikkers's new book, Trump's America: The Complete Loser's Guide is looking more and more like a necessity.
Jun 1, 2016
Relief, gratitude, paranoia, and keeping a butcher's knife under your pillow.
May 29, 2016
Read an exclusive excerpt from 'Supremacist,' a book about the cult of Supreme that's written by a guy who's obsessed with the streetwear brand, despite not knowing how to skate.
May 28, 2016
In an excerpt from 'Sin-a-Rama: Sleaze Sex Paperbacks of the Sixties,' a new anthology about the porno novels that marked the time, the legendary science fiction writer Robert Silverberg divulges how he and other authors learned their craft writing smut.