“Proceeding, consciousness may be nothing more than chaos our brain has developed some instrument to contain; if so, Butler, pursuant to his purpose, has forced that mechanism to fail.” A look at Blake Butler’s 300,000,000 at the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
At Pitchfork, Andy Beta reviewed Sun Ra’s newly-reissued In the Orbit of Ra.
Bethanne Patrick interviewed Meg Wolitzer about her new novel Belzhar.
A miniseries version of Edith Wharton’s The Custom of the Country is in the works.
A review of Ronna Wineberg’s novel of Jazz Age Chicago, On Bittersweet Place.