Alexis M. Smith put together a terrific playlist inspired by her novel Marrow Island.
Laina Dawes discussed Beyoncé and country music for Flavorwire.
At Electric Literature: a discussion of Lian Hearn’s The Tale of Shikanoko.
A new essay from Rosie Schaap on the subject of her father and Muhammad Ali.
Stephen Burt on Catherynne M. Valente’s Fairyland novels at The New Yorker.