“I didn’t take any creative writing classes, but I learned how to sit down for five hours and get a piece in, and meet a deadline. And that’s what I do now. I make my own deadlines. I write for five hours and no one is watching me. I learned that discipline at the Voice.” Colson Whitehead gets interviewed at the Voice.
The Millions looks into the idea of the Great New Jersey Novel.
Bob Bolen on doo-wop and the Dirty Projectors.
Mark Baumgarten, author of Love Rock Revolution, on his first byline.
Dagger has a long interview up with Jon DeRosa.
Specific lineups have been revealed for the Revelation Records 25th anniversary shows in NYC in October.
Philip Weinstein on why Faulkner remains relevant.