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May 16, 2014

Shorties (Colson Whitehead's Reading Habits, An Interview with Sylvan Esso, and more)

Colson Whitehead discussed his reading habits with the New York Times.

Noisey interviewed the musical duo Sylvan Esso.

The Believer interviewed author Trisha Low.

The Rumpus interviewed author and musician Julian Tepper.

Author Nathan Deuel interviewed himself at The Nervous Breakdown.

Carrie Brownstein interviewed Hamilton Leithauser at The Talkhouse podcast.

PRI's The World interviewed Box Brown about his new graphic novel Andre the Giant: Life and Legend.

PopMatters shared an excerpt from the book Mad World: An Oral History of New Wave Artists and Songs That Defined the 1980s.

The Airship recommended Mexican writers you didn't read in school.

FACT listed the 15 greatest house albums you've never heard.

The British Library launched the Victorian and Romantic section of its new Discovering Literature website yesterday.

Drowned in Sound interviewed the members of the band The Twighlight Sad.

The Guardian featured author David Levithan and filmmaker Darren Stein in conversation.

Flavorwire shared a playlist of essential mod music.

Detroit's Write A House program offering writers free houses has started taking applications.

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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 and graphic novels)
Book Notes (authors create playlists for their book)
daily mp3 downloads
Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week (recommended new books, magazines, and comics)
musician/author interviews
Note Books (musicians discuss literature)
Short Cuts (writers pair a song with their short story or essay)
weekly music release lists
WORD Bookstores Books of the Week (recommended new books)s

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