Tara Atkinson sits down with Rich Smith to discuss his book, All Talk, as well as the lyric, friendship, and a life in poetry.
Weston Cutter interviews David Shafer, author of this summer’s Whiskey Tango Foxtrot.
Jeff Jackson talks to Joyelle McSweeney about Salamandrine: 8 Gothics, the dark arts, going glittery, and blurring modes.
Elizabeth Mikesch pries windows into Marilyn Minter’s Green Pink Caviar, a film inspiring her debut collection, Niceties: Aural Ardor, Pardon Me.
Nicholas Grider provides thoughtful consideration of how autism affects his reading and his writing.
Willie Fitzgerald talks with Aaron Burch about god, pot, and design regarding his new book, Backswing.
Leo, an aspiring boxer who has crossed the Mexican-American border multiples times, shares his experience in interview with Lorian Long.
Melissa Broder takes on small lives, oral cancer scares, addiction, and Nicorette gum.
Lucy Tiven takes an eye to Hardcore Zen, a documentary by Pirooz Kalayah exploring the intersection between Buddhism and punk.
Sasha Fletcher stops by to review Under The Skin and talks eating cake, kerosene, and aliens.