We talked to the celebrated Gold Fame Citrus author about her new book and the connections between so-called 'good' guys and terrible deeds.
We caught up with the author to talk about her new novel and her belief that readers like her in the same way they like cronuts.
Cristina de Middel's haunting and beautiful photographic interpretation of My Life in the Bush of Ghosts mixes fiction and photojournalism.
In this new story from Rachel Swearingen, a young couple buys a Lincoln Park flat and lives among the deceased former owner's belongings... and spirit.
We talked to the originator of the street lit fiction genre to discuss how she pioneered a nuanced take on the romance novel from within a federal prison.
We met up with the Nobel Prize-winning Turkish author to discuss his 12th novel, A Strangeness in My Mind, censorship in his home country, and writing a novel meant to represent the lower class without any melodrama.
A short story about criminals, prison, and lies.
Justin Sayre's Husky approaches adolescent queerness as not just a form of attraction, but as an aesthetic.
We met the author to talk about his new collection Cries for Help, Various, the absurdity of the publishing industry, and his position as a literary veteran.
This short story about a young man growing up in the stomach of a fox, a bear, a shark, and a whale is from the author's debut collection, Upright Beasts.
We spoke to the author about his vividly imagined and vitally timed collection, Counternarratives.
The dark, funny-sad stories in her new collection The Visiting Privilege are both a warning and an offering to a country in distress.
One of the hardest stories to write is a love story. It's difficult to render chemistry in writing, and it's particularly difficult to capture one-way obsessions, or unrequited love. This story does.
I'd promised my editor a funny piece about the people who write and read romantic fiction, but what I found wasn't a joke.
Into the River has been banned because of its depiction of drug use and underage sex, and author Ted Dawe feels it's a worrying example of the power of the country's conservative agenda.
The Syrian-American writer has a sly, economical yet incisive way of upending conventions and exposing hypocrisy and injustice.
When I was 13, pretty much everything I knew about sex was from fan fiction. And from what I could tell, it was awesome.
We met the novelist to talk about Philip K. Dick, roommate dynamics, and gender in paranoid, postmodern-y works.
Tim Parks is the author of 16 novels, a short story collection, and multiple essay collections. This is his first short story for VICE.
A story from the new collection by the great but not widely appreciated writer.
How did a Norwegian writer who writes extremely long, introspective books about his own life become the toast of the literary world?
The film starring Jason Segel and Jesse Eisenberg takes a stab at dramatizing the famously perceptive—and persnickety—literary heavyweight.
A new translation of the legendary Brazilian writer's meditation on the nature of time, the universe, Sweden, Pelé, and one electronic alarm clock that is so many things.
Despite its aesthetic flaws, the recently published "sequel" to To Kill a Mockingbird feels right at home in our turbulent racial times.