An exclusive look at the cover of Shruti Swamy’s forthcoming debut novel, THE ARCHER.
Tags: Algonquin Books, Bombay, Book cover, book covers, book design, Christopher Moisan, cover design, cover reveal, dance, Dancers, dancing, debut novel, Fatima Asghar, Fierce Attachments, If They Come for Us, Kathak, Roshan Kumari, Rumpus exclusive, Shruti Swamy, Shyama Golden, south asian, South Asian diaspora, Sri Lanka, The Archer, Vivian Gornick
A list of books releasing in the first half of 2019 that we can’t wait to read!
Tags: 1919, A Bound Woman Is a Dangerous Thing, amy feltman, Bangkok Wakes to Rain, Black Leopard Red Wolf, bryan washington, Catherine Chung, Chia-Chia Lin, DaMaris Hill, David Biespiel, David Treuer, De'Shawn C. Winslow, Deaf Republic, Dealing in Dreams, Deep Creek, Dorianne Laux, Erika Swyler, Eva Hagberg Fisher, Eve Ewing, Fatima Asghar, Franny Choi, Gingerbread, Go Ahead in the Rain, Hala Alyan, Halal If You Hear Me, Hanif Abdurraqib, Helen Oyeyemi, How to Be Loved, I Am Yours, If Then, Ilya Kaminsky, In West Mills, Jayson Greene, Jennifer Pastiloff, Jericho Brown, Juliet Grames, Kali Fajardo-Anstine, Karen Russell, Kate Hope Day, Light from Other Stars, Lilliam Rivera, Lima :: Limon, Long Live the Tribe of Fatherless Girls, Lost Children Archive, Lot, Magical Negro, marlon james, Maylis de Kerangal, Melissa Rivero, Michele Filgate, Miraculum, Miriam Toews, Morgan Parker, Mother Winter, Naamah, Natalie Scenters-Zapico, Nicole Dennis-Benn, Ocean Vuong, On Being Human, On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous, Once More We Saw Stars, Only As the Day Is Long, Orange World and Other Stories, Pam Houston, Patsy, Pitchaya Sudbanthad, Reema Zaman, Republic Café, Sabrina & Corina, Safia Elhillo, Sam Taylor, Sarah Blake, Soft Science, Sophia Shalmiyev, Steph Post, T Kira Madden, The Affairs of the Falcóns, The Collected Schizophrenias, The Cook, The Crazy Bunch, The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee, The Seven or Eight Deaths of Stella Fortuna, The Source of Self-Regard, The Tenth Muse, The Tradition, The Twenty-Ninth Year, The Unpassing, Toni Morrison, Valeria Luiselli, What My Mother and I Don't Talk About, What to Read When, Willa & Hesper, Willie Perdomo, Women Talking
Rumpus editors share their favorite books to gift to friends and family!
Tags: 100 Demon Dialogues, A River of Stars, Abandon Me, Ada Limon, Afua Richardson, Aja Monet, Alexander Chee, Alexis Pauline Gumbs, Alitha Martinez, All You Can Ever Know, Almost Everything, amy fusselman, Analicia Sotelo, Ann Petry, Anne Lamott, Black Panther: World of Wakanda, China Martens, christmas, Citizen Illegal, Dante Di Stefano, Devotions, Eats of Eden, Everyday People: The Color of Life, Eye Level, Fatima Asghar, Good Bones, Hanukkah, Heart Berries, holidays, How to Write an Autobiographical Novel, Idiophone, Idra Novey, If They Come for Us, Indecency, Jennifer Baker, Jenny Xie, joe fassler, Josè Olivarez, Julie Sola, Justin Phillip Reed, Light the Dark, Lisa Yaszek, Loretta J. Ross, Lucy Bellwood, Maggie Smith, Mallory Ortberg, María Isabel Álvarez, Mary Oliver, Megan Stielstra, Melissa Febos, Miles from Nowhere, Misrepresented People, Morgan Jerkins, My Mother Was a Freedom Fighter, Nami Mun, Natasha Trethewey, Nicole Chung, Nik Sharma, Philip Shepherd, Radical Wholeness, Revolutionary Mothering, Roxane Gay, Sagmeister & Walsh: Beauty, Samantha Irby, Season: Big Flavors Beautiful Food, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Tabitha Blankenbiller, Terese Mailhot, The Future Is Female, The Merry Spinster, The Street, The Wrong Way to Save Your Life, This Will Be My Undoing, Those Who Knew, vanessa hua, Vinegar and Char, virgin, We Are Never Meeting in Real Life, What to Read When, Yona Harvey
Rumpus editors share forthcoming books they can’t wait to read!
Tags: 100 Demon Dialogues, A River of Stars, All You Can Ever Know, Amateur: A True Story About What Makes a Man, American Sonnets for My Past and Future Assassin, amy fusselman, Anagnorisis, Anna Clark, Ben Marcus, Brood, Catherine Barnett, Catherine Lacey, Certain American States, Choose Your Own Disaster, Citizen Illegal, Confessions of the Fox, Crystal Hana Kim, Dana Schwartz, Everyday People, Fatima Asghar, Freak Kingdom, Friday Black, Heavy: An American Memoir, Homeplace, Human Hours, I Can't Date Jesus, Idiophone, Idra Novey, If They Come for Us, If You Have to Go, If You Leave Me, Ivelisse Rodriguez, Jennifer Baker, John Lingan, Jordy Rosenberg, Josè Olivarez, Kate Atkinson, Katie Ford, Kiese Laymon, Kimberly Lojewski, Kimiko Hahn, kyle dargan, laura van den berg, Love War Stories, Lucy Bellwood, Marcia Douglas, Max Ritvo, Michael Arceneaux, Monument, Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah, Natasha Trethewey, Nicole Chung, Note from the Fog, R. O. Kwon, Rachel Heng, sarah weinman, So Far So Good, Suicide Club, Tana French, Terrance Hayes, The Dakota Winters, The Final Voicemails, The Incendiaries, The Marvellous Equations of the Dread, The Poisoned City, The Real Lolita, The Third Hotel, The Witch Elm, This Mournable Body, Thomas Page McBee, Those Who Knew, Timothy Denevi, Tom Barbash, Transcription, Tsitsi Dangarembga, Ursula K. Le Guin, vanessa hua, What to Read When, Worm Fiddling Nocturne in the Key of a Broken Heart
Nationally touring poet, performer, and writer Fatimah Asghar is “almost always in-between two places.” Her parents were born in Kashmir and Pakistan. They moved to the US, and died when she was five. In Corinne Segal’s article, Asghar describes her “brokenness” as being an opportunity to use language in new ways and to address stories at […]