Dana Spiotta gets the fancy artwork treatment

We think you’ve made it as an author if you are either set up for the rest of your life thanks to your novel getting made into a series of films starring Tom Hanks, or if a bunch of really talented artists create a bunch of artwork based on one of your fictional characters.  (Alright, you’ve probably really made it if the first thing happens.  The second is just really incredibly sweet.) The folks at E-Music got a bunch of […]

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Morning Bites: Dave Eggers, Jews for Lovecraft, Dana Spiotta, Jeff Buckley biopic, and more

Maira Kalman, Dave Eggers, David Byrne, and Alice Waters team up with Levi’s to design t-shirts with proceeds going to The Edible Schoolyard. Jews try and forgive H.P. Lovecraft for being an anti-Semite. Edward Champion talks to Dana Spiotta at McNally Jackson. The American Folk Art Museum tries to figure out how to keep going.  (We sure hope it does.) Some interesting folks acting in an upcoming Jeff Buckley biopic.

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