Hi ho! Our new episode of Papercuts is here to give you both book goss and a pile of recommendations to get you through this wintery weather.
Did we kill Philip Roth? We preview this week’s PANZ conference, Louisa & Kiran rave about Rachel Kushner’s Mars Room and we look at three excellent books about motherhood. We also bring back our ‘Who the Fuck…’ segment (in a nice way) to remember Anthony Bourdain. All this plus so much more!
Everything we mention in this episode:
- Louisa’s review of The Mars Room
- Kiran’s review of The Mars Room
- Portnoy’s Complaint by Philip Roth
- The Mars Room by Rachel Kushner
- Home Fire by Kamila Shamsie
- Basic Black with Pearls by Helen Weinzweig
- The Lonely City by Olivia Laing
- The Resurrection of Joan Ashby by Cherise Wolas
- Motherhood by Sheila Heti
- And Now we Have Everything by Meaghan O’Connell
- To Throw Away Unopened by Viv Albertine
- I’ll be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara
- How Should a Person Be? by Sheila Heti
- The Camomile Lawn by Mary Wesley
- Important Artifacts and Personal Property from the Collection of Lenore Doolan and Harold Morris: Including Books, Street Fashion and Jewelry by Leanne Shapton
- Josie Dobrin on creating diversity in the creative industries on Radio NZ.
- Anthony Bourdain
- Obscure Podcast
- The Bold Type (TV Show)
- Patrick Melrose TV Show
- BUZZFEED QUIZ
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