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Vulture interviewed Sleater-Kinney’s Carrie Brownstein and Corin Tucker.
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The Creative Independent interviewed rapper and writer Cadence Weapon.
Electric Literature recommended novels about fictional reality television shows.
Jason Isbell remembered John Prine with Vulture.
The Independent recommended Margaret Atwood books.
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Electric Literature interviewed Hanif Abdurraqib.
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Harper’s Bazaar interviewed Amy Tan.
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Publishing Perspectives interviewed Egyptian poet Iman Mersal.
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Bandcamp Daily explored St. Petersburg, Russia’s jazz scene.
UPROXX interviewed Arcade Fire’s Sarah Neufeld about her new solo album.
Brooklyn Magazine interviewed Emma Straub.
TIME listed the best albums of 2021 so far.
Liz Phair discussed her new album with the Washington Post.
Selected Prose interviewed Ottessa Moshfegh.
Juliana Hatfield talked to Guitar World about recording her new album.
Ta-Nehisi Coates talked to Polygon about writing Black Panther.
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Hazlitt interviewed author Helen Oyeyemi.
BOMB interviewed cartoonist Grace Miceli.