Bitch Media: 10 Essential Books About Writing

Celebrated writer Marguerite Duras on the artistic processSignificantly one of her last works, Writing is celebrated French novelist, screenwriter, and filmmaker Marguerite Duras’s mediation on why writing was essential for her, and why solitude was a key component of her process. Written in a bare, stream-of-consciousness style, these five essays are masterful. Duras compares the process of developing style to a dying fly in this stunning, nearly confessional work of writing from one of the most dynamic writers of the 20th century.
University of Minnesota Press Podcast

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Art and Posthumanism: Cary Wolfe in conversation with Art after Nature series editors Giovanni Aloi and Caroline Picard.

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Life in Plastic: Petrochemical fantasies and synthetic sensibilities, with Caren Irr, Lisa Swanstrom, Jennifer Wagner-Lawlor, and Daniel Worden.

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Live: A book launch for We Are Meant to Rise at Next Chapter Booksellers features Carolyn Holbrook, David Mura, Douglas Kearney, Melissa Olson, Said Shaiye, and Kao Kalia Yang.