Mr. California, Jonathan Lethem, gives us an excerpt from his upcoming book about the movie, They Live.
- Christopher Hitchens, Jonathan Franzen, and Patti Smith are among the finalists for the 2010 Los Angeles Times Book Prizes.
- Jami Attenberg talks to Wesley Stace.
- William Blake’s grave will be protected.
- James Franco’s banned Oscar song.
- Uzbekistan finally catches on to our Western devil music.