Afternoon Bites: Eileen Myles, Writing About Detroit, David Broder and More

Eileen Myles talks music at Largehearted Boy.

  • “I did not want to write something “positive” about Detroit. No writer should ever set out to do such a thing. But I did want to reflect a different sort of truth. I did want to get as far away from voyeurism as possible.” –Ta-Nehisi Coates writes about writing about Detroit.
  • Looking back at the life and work of Pulitzer Prize winning journalist David Broder, who passed away today.