September 16, 2013
Public Books examines the state of the short story.
Author Philip Pullman discusses illegal downloading at the Guardian.
The Moscow Times interview author David Mitchell.
BuzzFeed lists everyone jay-Z has compared himself to in his lyrics.
Boris Kachka, author of Hothouse: The Art of Survival and the Survival of Art at America's Most Celebrated Publishing House, Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, lists his favorite books at The Week.
BOMB interviews singer-songwriter Julia Holter.
The New Statesman shares a 1928 essay on Tolstoy.
Win the new Woodrow Wilson biography and a $100 Threadless gift certificate in this week's Largehearted Boy contest.
also at Largehearted Boy:
previous Shorties posts (daily news and links from the worlds of music, books, and pop culture)
100 Online Sources for Free and Legal Music Downloads
Atomic Books Comics Preview (the week's best new comics & graphic novels)
Book Notes (authors create playlists for their book)
daily mp3 downloads
Largehearted Word (the week's best new books)
Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week (recommended new books, magazines, and comics)
Note Books (musicians discuss literature)
Try It Before You Buy It (mp3s and full album streams from this week's CD releases)
weekly music & DVD release lists