In our afternoon reading: thoughts on the writings of Robert Christgau, an interview with Michele Filgate, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Tommy Pico, Ursula K. Le Guin, Kirsten Johnson Interviewed, Daniel Higgs, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Tommy Pico and Kirsten Johnson, fiction from Ursula K. Le Guin, and more.
Weekend Bites: Gordon Lish Considered, Hilton Als on Art, Jersey City Lit Fest, Susan Sontag, and More
Hilton Als discusses art and race, a look at Gordon Lish’s legacy as an editor and a writer, Jersey City gets a literary festival, talking with John Waters, and more.
Appreciation for Daniel Higgs
Posted by Jason Diamond Listen: Skull Defekts – “Fragrant Nimbus” I still stand behind Daniel Higgs advice that “love will ruin your mind.” He chanted it over and over like a mantra on the 1998 album Artificial Horizon by his (now former?) band Lungfish. When I first heard it, I was convinced these were the words of a guru.