Anna Altman has some smart things to say about Sheila Heti’s The Middle Stories.
- Jarvis Cocker’s Relaxed Muscle project was at The Whitney this weekend; Maura Johnston has a report.
- Daniel Torday’s novella The Sensualist is the latest book to be released by Nouvella; it comes recommended by folks like Karen Russell and Adam Levin.
- Jami Attenberg on the David Foster Wallace Symposium.
- John Jeremiah Sullivan on the view from his window.