Papercuts Podcast: PANZ preview, books about mothers, and Anthony Bourdain RIP

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!

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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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