Happy 70th birthday to Sam Waterston. You might not know this, but he’s the inspiration behind everything we do.
- The Occupy Wall Street library goes into dumpster.
- Edward Champion talks to Téa Obreht.
- Benjamin Hale on the whole death of the novel thing.
- Henry Rollins for president? We can get behind that.
- Reading Daphne du Maurier’s Rebecca after seeing the film.
- A Jewish guy starts reading Palestinian literature.
- Deerhunter’s brilliant cover of the early 80s post-punk band Pylon.