The Dissolve revisits the film Downtown 81.
Phil Klay looks at Dave Eggers’s new novel and the state of modern political novels in general.
3:AM has an excerpt from Lee Rourke’s new novel Vulgar Things.
Sean Howe made a playlist to commemorate the late Bobby Womack.
Rick Moody’s latest music column for The Rumpus delves pretty heavily into New Jersey’s rock history.