Efrim Manuel Menuck makes music in A Silver Mt. Zion and Godspeed You! Black Emperor. He also has a solo album, Plays “High Gospel”, out in May. You can hear two songs from it here; we are presently obsessed with “our lady of parc extension and her munificent sorrows.”
- At The Millions, Emily Cooke reviews The Pale King.
- Two reviews of Vladimir Sorokin books: at The Outlet, Nora Fussner on Day of the Oprichnik, and at The Independent, Boyd Tonkin looks at Ice Trilogy.