Literature Readings

44 Articles
Sorted by
Susan Daitch by Evan Lavender-Smith
Susan Daitch Bomb 2

“There are times when all writing is like the cinema hat you can’t take off, and once it’s in place, there’s a tendency to catastrophize, to make things more interesting.”

Jesse Ball & Catherine Lacey
Jesse Ball And Catherine Lacey

“I had a guy come up to me and say, ‘I think you’re a really good writer; I just think you’re wrong about a lot of things. But I enjoy the books.’”

Looking Back on 2014 #6
Vision Pink

Selections by Mónica de la Torre, Matias Piñeiro, Hannah Holden, Sabine Russ, and Lisa Robertson.

Contemporary Poetry Marathon Reading
​Contemporary Poetry Marathon Reading​

The NADA Contemporary Poetry Marathon Reading from May 10, 2014.

BOMBLive at the Harbor Gallery
First Kiss

Listen to readings from a BOMBlive event at the Harbor Gallery on July 24th, 2013. Many thanks to our talented readers: Álvaro Enrigue, Catherine Lacey, M. Cullen, Trey Sager, and Bianca Stone.

Paper Clip #15

Paper Clip is a weekly compilation of online articles, artifacts and other—old, new, and sometimes BOMB-related.

Paper Clip #14 by Tyler Curtis

Paper Clip is a weekly compilation of online articles, artifacts and other—old, new, and sometimes BOMB-related.

David Rattray: A Recognition by Lynne Tillman, Anney Bonney & Betsy Sussler

Two warm remembrances of the poet David Rattray, who passed away in 1993, and a video of the poet reading his piece “Mr. Peacock.”

Paper Clip #8
Impolex2 Body

Paper Clip is a weekly compilation of online articles, artifacts and other—old, new, and sometimes BOMB-related.

Paper Clip #3 by Margie Cook
Brus 111

Paper Clip is a weekly compilation of online articles, artifacts and other—old, new, and sometimes BOMB-related.

Paper Clip #4 by Margie Cook

Paper Clip is a weekly compilation of artifacts, both old and new, and sometimes BOMB-related.

BOMBRadio: July July July July by Luke Degnan

Listen to a replay of BOMBRadio’s July 4th, 2010 episode, originally aired on Newtown Radio.

Miranda July at BookCourt
July01

Listen to a podcast of Miranda July reading from her new book It Chooses You at BookCourt bookstore in Brooklyn.

National Book Awards Reading
National Book Awards 2011

On the eve of the National Book Awards ceremony, the New School hosted a reading for this year’s finalists.

Underwater NY Poetry Reading at Poets House August 24, 2011 by Leah Umansky
 Underwater NY

Leah Umansky on the maritime poetics of Underwater NY’s reading at Poets House, featuring Matthea Harvey, KC Trommer and Cate Marvin among others.

Roberto Bolaño at Galapagos Art Space by Monica Adame Davis
Roberto Bolaño 01

The release of a posthumous non-fiction collection by author Roberto Bolaño provides new insights into the mind of a modern master through articles and columns written during his last five years.

Jim Shepard at Greenlight Bookstore
Jim Shepard

Listen to a podcast of Jim Shepard reading from his recent book of short stories, You Think That’s Bad, and then check out his conversation with Christie Hodgen in BOMB 114, on newstands now.

Poet C.S. LEAF by Forrest Muelrath
​C.S. Leaf 01

C.S. Leaf reads poems near an open window.

Al Burian by Jackie Wang
Al Burian 01

Al Burian reads an excerpt from his latest Burn Collector: Number 15 with reflections by Jackie Wang on the impact of his work on her world view.

Blake Butler’s Marathon by Zack Friedman
Blakebutler Body

A marathon reading of There Is No Year, household objects, and the cowardly act of terrorism that is writing.

No more results to load.
Nothing found—try broadening your search.