September 29, 2014
The Guardian reports that several Swedish scientists have a long-running bet on who can sneak the most Bob Dylan lyrics into academic papers.
Aquarium Drunkard interviewed singer-songwriter Lucinda Williams.
SPIN ranked every Led Zeppelin song.
The New York Times examined Lena Dunham's whirlwind book tour for
The New Yorker profiles singer-songwriter John Vamderslice.
"I think of my writing, generally, as being about the odd man out or the odd woman out, so it's maybe extraordinary people, but maybe also fantasies that I have. A short story is often the fantasy of a writer, as well as the experience of a writer."
The New York Times featured a new short story by László Krasznahorkai.
Karl Ove Knausgaard's essay on International Ibsen Award winner Peter Handke.
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)
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)