Afternoon Bites: Remembering Dave Brubeck, Mark Binelli on Detroit, Steve Erickson Talks Politics, and More


Remembering the late Dave Brubeck via his collaborations with everyone from Leonard Bernstein to Anthony Braxton. More thoughts on his passing from Chris Barton.

Architect Oscar Niemeyer, who designed the city of Brasilia, has died at the age of 104.

Steve Erickson on Barry Goldwater, politics, and more.

J.M. Coetzee looks at the work of the Australian novelist Gerard Murnane.

Is Francis Ford Coppola’s long-discussed Megalopolis about to be filmed?

Detroit City Is the Place to Be author Mark Binelli talked with the Times.

Stig Sæterbakken’s Self-Control, reviewed at Bookforum.

For those who don’t see the print/electronic editions debate as an either/or thing, this is welcome news.

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