Deep into the Heart: An Interview with Shokoofeh Azar

Robert Wood interviews Shokoofeh Azar, Iranian-born journalist and author of "The Enlightenment of the Greengage Tree."

Until the Moment of Incandescence: Jeff Jackson’s Destroy All Monsters

Meghan Lamb interviews Jeff Jackson about his latest book, "Destroy All Monsters: The Last Rock Novel."

A Third Makes and Breaks: On May-Lan Tan’s New Collection

Megan Pietz reviews May-Lan Tan's "Things to Make and Break."

Livable Art: Classical Music in The Ensemble and The Incendiaries

Shannon Draucker examines the role classical music plays in two recent novels, Aja Gabel's "The Ensemble" and R. O. Kwon's "The Incendiaries."

Prepare a Face to Meet the Faces: Virginie Despentes’s Pretty Things

Nathan Scott McNamara reviews Virginie Despentes's "Pretty Things," translated by Emma Ramadan.