A SINGLE STORY -- WEEKLY PICKS (AUGUST 8-14)

MUST LISTEN

INTERVIEWS

KRYS LEE

KRYS LEE

  • A Language Is a Window: An Interview with Krys Lee [Words Without Borders] 
  • Unadorned and Free: An Interview with Issue 07 Contributor Naomi Extra [Apogee]
  • Interviews with Camille Rankine, Ocean Vuong, Saeed Jones, Wendy Xu, and others [Dive Dapper] 

WHAT WE’RE READING

  • On The Politics of Europe’s New Literary Stars [LitHub]
  • The Poet Kevin Young Is Named New Director of Schomburg Center [The New York Times]
  • Oprah’s book club pick: ‘The Underground Railroad,’ by Colson Whitehead [The Washington Post]
  • Starz Developing ‘Pussy Valley’ Series From Playwright Katori Hall [Shadow and Act]
  •  Writer James Alan McPherson, Winner Of Pulitzer, MacArthur And Guggenheim, Dies At 72 [NPR]
  • Exploring the books of #BlackLivesMatter [Melville House]

THINGS TO DO