Should France honor Céline even though he was a Nazi supporter?
- Herman Melville used 25 different words to describe beards in two chapters of White Jacket, his 1850 novel based on his experience crewing on a US frigate in the South Seas for ten years. #TheMoreYouKnow
- The New York Times takes a look at the philosophical novel.
- An interview with Nick Flynn at The Rumpus.