Things we are 110% behind: Great works of art turned into sandwiches.
- Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin wants to put out a newspaper to unify the disparate peoples of Russia through a common literary canon.
- Women writers get more money but less respect.
- From the “Stuff Vol. 1 Editors Wrote” department: Tobias on six authors who have also dabbled in songwriting, and Jason profiles Nathan Englander for Capital New York.
- Exactly how much does an iPad cost in human lives? The New York Times story on the dangers faced by working in Chinese electronic factories will clue you in.