A quick sample: "I entered her. Not only my prick, but the whole of me entered her, into her guts, into her darkness."
Leonard Cohen's musical catalog was robust and full of classics—but his literary work was no less essential to understanding his art.
We caught up with debut author April Ayers Lawson to talk about her beautifully disturbing new collection of stories.
Look at the work of Fletcher Hanks and appreciate the beauty created by a monster.
It's been a long week, and a longer campaign.
Bob spent most of the year by himself in a farmhouse on a property he owned outside Collins. If he still hunted or fished, it wasn't with anybody he'd known back when he lived in town: Nobody really knew what Bob did with his time.
Read the first story written by the pseudonymous author who scandalized the literary establishment.
His girlfriend had said they needed to talk. It was just like you hear about: the quote-unquote talk.
The author is coming out with three new short stories set in the wizarding world this September.
Director Jeff Feurzeig's film tells us the story of Laura Albert, the woman who fooled the nation with her fictional alter-ego.
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.
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.
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.
Read an excerpt from Cline's mesmerizing debut novel about about teenage girls in a free love commune cult in 1969.
In this short piece of fiction from one of America's most prolific writers, we head out on a drive with a family who finds three kittens on the side of the road.
Three cheers for Geoff Dyer, Alice Newell-Hanson, Mallika Rao, and all the other employees of the month behind our Holy Cow Issue.
What the fuck is happening in this book?
In this excerpt from Mischa Berlinski's brilliant new novel, a young Haitian lawyer enlists a Vodou priest to unite him with the love of his life.
A story from the acclaimed writer's collection What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours, out March 8 from Riverhead Books.
Blackass, the debut novel from A. Igoni Barrett, is a hilarious tale of race, sexuality, and Kafkaesque metamorphosis.
"Summer 1984" is a story about a gun and one young woman's sticky summer spent spying on coworkers from Jackson's impressive debut, out today.
The great Italian novelist passed away Friday, but his lessons on fascism, whodunits, and deep-dive erudition remain.
The acclaimed author's new novel is about a mathematical genius and the ways his intelligence becomes a liability, scorching him and those he's close to.
We spoke to the author about personal branding, comparisons to Tao Lin, and his virtuoso debut novel about San Francisco millennials, Private Citizens.