Courttia Newland talks to Johnny about African cosmology and the out-of-body experience that inspired his new novel; writing for Steve McQueen’s Small Axe films; and more!
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Morowa Yejidé talks to Johnny about her hometown of Washington, DC, and her rampantly praised new novel, “Creatures of Passage.”
Craig Finn talks to Johnny about coffee addiction, songwriting, and The Hold Steady’s new album.
Thurston Moore, Part II: Thurston talks to Johnny about the book he’s writing, the influence of poetry, and his early years in NYC.
Thurston Moore, Part I: Thurston talks to Johnny about songwriting and his latest album.
National Book Award finalist Deesha Philyaw talks to Johnny about her shot glass collection, holy posturing, and her bedazzling story collection.
JaQuavis Coleman talks to Johnny about his new novel, Cubana, and the teacher who changed his life.
Alex Wheatle talks to Johnny Temple about his role on Steve McQueen’s “Small Axe” television series, and his young adult novels “Home Girl” and “Cane Warriors.”