Back to school: Tom Robbins goes to CUNY.
- Michael Chabon sold a show to HBO. Hobgoblin will be about “a motley group of conmen and magicians who use their skills at deception to battle Hitler and his forces during WWII.”
- Robert Birnbaum talks with author Gretel Ehrlic.
- In honor of International Women’s Day, the BBC takes a look at feminist icon, writer and theorist, Rosa Luxemburg.
- Gov. Nikki Haley of South Carolina is working on a memoir.
- Etta James gets to watch her family fight over her fortune while she’s still (barely) alive.
- In other (happier) soul news: Stax/Volt on the road, 1967.