Quantcast

Books

The Good, the Bad, and the Unf*ckwittable: Talking with Ron A. Austin

By

Ron A. Austin discusses his debut novel, AVERY COLT IS A THIEF, A SNAKE, A LIAR.

...more

The Rumpus Poetry Book Club Chat with Danez Smith

By

Danez Smith discusses their new collection, HOMIE.

...more

The Beat of the Poem: Talking with Tatiana Figueroa Ramirez

By

Tatiana Figueroa Ramirez discusses her debut poetry collection, COCONUT CURLS Y CAFÉ CON LECHE.

...more

What to Read When You Want True Things about Appalachia

By

Emma Copley Eisenberg shares a reading list to celebrate THE THIRD RAINBOW GIRL.

...more

To Survive the World: Build Yourself a Boat by Camonghne Felix

Reviewed By

She wants us to know the mental and emotional labor is exhausting.

...more

Keeping Yiddish Alive: A Conversation with Josh Lambert

By

Josh Lambert discusses the anthology HOW YIDDISH CHANGED AMERICA AND HOW AMERICA CHANGED YIDDISH.

...more

The Rumpus Book Club Chat with María Sonia Cristoff and Katherine Silver

By

Author María Sonia Cristoff and translator Katherine Silver discuss INCLUDE ME OUT.

...more

Stay Free: Your House Will Pay by Steph Cha

Reviewed By

Cha constructs a Los Angeles sharply different from most representations of the city.

...more

Be a Reed in the Wind: Talking with Aisha Sharif

By

Aisha Sharif discusses her debut collection of poetry, TO KEEP FROM UNDRESSING.

...more

Language Is Material: A Conversation with Simon(e) van Saarloos

By

Simon(e) van Saarloos discusses PLAYING MONOGAMY.

...more

What to Read When You Need to Know SWANA

By

SWANA writers share recommendations for what to read to gain perspective on the region.

...more

Exceptional Pain and Power: Lima :: Limón by Natalie Scenters-Zapico

Reviewed By

See how visceral? Before I opened this book, I felt I was already inside it.

...more

On Beloveds, Birds, and the Expansiveness of Space: Talking with Paige Lewis

By

Paige Lewis discusses their debut collection of poetry, SPACE STRUCK.

...more

The Right Wrong Note: A Conversation with Garth Greenwell

By

Garth Greenwell discusses his new book, CLEANNESS.

...more

No One Is Disposable: Talking with Emma Copley Eisenberg

By

Emma Copley Eisenberg discusses THE THIRD RAINBOW GIRL.

...more

What to Read When You’re Surrounded by Ghosts

By

Katharine Coldiron shares a reading list to celebrate CEREMONIALS.

...more

Scientific, Healing Magic: How to Know the Flowers by Jessica Smith

Reviewed By

A poem by Jessica Smith yields the feeling that atoms of meaning vibrate, then come together.

...more

You Have to Look For It: A Conversation with Cameron Dezen Hammon

By

Cameron Dezen Hammon discusses her debut memoir, THIS IS MY BODY.

...more

The Rumpus Mini-Interview Project #203: Molly Spencer

By

“I would say the primary role of speech in these poems is to attempt something. To try.”

...more

Lesbian Poetry’s Vatic Voices: The Specter of Ecocatastrophe

By

Change happens. It is dramatic. Poetry transformed lesbian lives.

...more

Off the Grid: Talking with Jamie Beth Cohen

By

Jamie Beth Cohen discusses her debut novel, WASTED PRETTY.

...more

What to Read When You Want to Escape the White Gaze

By

Contributors to GRAFFITI share a reading list of books that that don’t consider the white gaze.

...more

Both Reckoning and Embrace: Dorianne Laux’s Only As The Day Is Long

Reviewed By

As the book continues, [Laux] traces a growing understanding of loss.

...more