Blog Headlines of the Week
Blog Lines of the Week
Jon Krakauer: “Every single time I write, I ask myself what the fuck I’m doing, why the fuck am I writing.”
Nobel Prize in Literature: German author Herta Müller. Only four of her books have been translated into English. One of those is published by the University of Nebraska Press and, notably, this is the second year in a row it has been a publisher of the Nobel literature laureate.
The Guardian book blog has its second installment on dictator-lit.
The National Book Foundation has named its 5 Under 35, five promising novelists who are, you guessed it, under the age of 35.
If Phish does Born to Run on Halloween, I will be earnestly searching for a boot of it.
Time is an ocean but it ends at the shore
Bob Dylan, “Oh, Sister,” Desire