Articles by Editor
December 1, 2016
This is the 13th year of the series, and it feels like the most necessary yet.
November 24, 2016
This year’s New York Times Notable Books of the Year list is out.
November 16, 2016
The big prize for fiction went to Colson Whitehead.
November 1, 2016
Here’s what we’re looking out for this month.
October 25, 2016
Novelist Paul Beatty has won this year’s Man Booker Prize for The Sellout, becoming the first American writer to win the Prize. Our own Matt Seidel reviewed the book earlier this year, calling Beatty’s voice “appealing, erudite, and entertaining”; you can trace those voice’s antecedents in this great piece by Alcy Leyva. Revisit this year’s Booker Shortlist.
October 13, 2016
Whole books have been written, whole careers launched, with discussion of the lyrics of Bob Dylan.
October 6, 2016
The Millions is delighted to welcome new staff writer Marie Myung-Ok Lee, whose first piece for the site publishes today. Marie is the author of Somebody’s Daughter and a novel about medicine forthcoming from Simon and Schuster. You may have seen Marie‘s excellent writing in The Atlantic, The New York Times, and many other venues. She teaches […]
October 6, 2016
The National Book Award finalists are announced.
October 4, 2016
The Millions is thrilled to welcome a new staff writer, Ismail Muhammad, whose first piece for the site publishes today. (You may have seen Ismail’s work at Zyzzyva and the Los Angeles Review of Books previously.) He splits his time between Los Angeles and Oakland, where he’s currently working on a dissertation and a novel. Find him on Twitter @trapmotives […]