Happy birthday to Jules Verne (above), James Dean, Henry Roth, and Neal Cassady.
New Statesman and Goldsmiths launch a new literary prize that’s “genuinely novel and which embodies the spirit of invention that characterises the genre at its best.”
Sam Pink makes a mix for Electric Literature.
Worried about Nemo? Hopefully it won’t be anything like the blizzard of 1888.
On the hospitality of monks in the old days.