390903ai

Raymond Chandler was born on this day in 1888.

Elizabeth Minkel uses Joan Didion as a jumping off point to write about leaving New York.

Isaac Asimov’s 1971 letter to Carl Sagan.

The Motown song that became a Civil Rights anthem.

V.V. Ganeshananthan introduces us to the untranslated Sri Lankan writer Shobaskathi.

There’s going to be a new Crystal Stilts album.

Follow Vol. 1 Brooklyn on TwitterFacebookGoogle +, our Tumblr, and sign up for our mailing list.

Share →