The Protestor is the Time magazine Person of the Year. The magazine’s managing editor, Kurt Andersen, explains why. The Atlantic takes a look at 50 or so fantastic years of the New York Review of Books. At The Nervous Breakdown: Sabina Murray on the women of famous novels by Jonathan Franzen and Jeffrey Eugenides. David Haglund at Slate wonders if people pay more for houses once owned by famous writers? With that, Vol. 1 is ready to bid one trillion dollars on […]
Morning Bites: Books for yuppies, Amy Klein at The Awl, postcards, and much more
Today’s news includes books for really rich people, Amy Klein talking to The Awl, Billy Reid’s playlist, and a bunch more.
Indexing: Annalemma, NYRB, Birdsong
Posted by Jason Diamond Birdsong #13 Birdsong is maybe my favorite photocopied art/lit zine right now. They’re cool people, and each issue seems to be lovingly put together.
NYRB Visits Otto Dix
There is an Otto Dix exhibition at Neue Gallery through August 30th. NYRB has a slide show.