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January 11, 2016

Shorties (Talking Writing with Jesse Eisenberg, R.I.P. David Bowie, and more)

Hazlitt talked writing with actor and author Jesse Eisenberg.

R.I.P., David Bowie.

30 year-end "best books of 2015" lists were added to the Largehearted Boy master aggregation Saturday (bringing the total number of lists represented to 1,841)

See also:

Largehearted Boy's list of essential and interesting 2015 year-end music lists.

Pitchfork interviewed Corin Tucker of Sleater-Kinney.

The Guardian profiled author Joyce Carol Oates.

Alanis Morrissette will write an advice column for the Guardian.

Entropy interviewed author Gabino Iglesias.

Stream and download two HOOPS tapes.

Book Riot listed its most anticipated books of 2016.

Jeff Lynne's ELO visited World Cafe for an interview and live performance.

Paris Review editor Lorin Stein discussed the point of literary magazines today at the New York Times.

PopMatters listed 2016's most probable breakout acts in music.

The Telegraph profiled the ten poets shortlisted for this year's TS Eliot Prize,

SPIN profiled the band St. Lucia.

The Daily Express previewed 2016's best books.

The A.V. Club shared a primer to the films of Pedro Almodovar.

Paste interviewed Gene Luen Yang about his new role as National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature.

The history of Soviet x-ray music.

eBooks on sale this month:

American Appetites by Joyce Carol Oates
The Exiles by Allison Lynn
Gate of the Sun by Elias Khoury
The Happiest People in the World by Brock Clarke
Harlequin's Millions by Bohumil Hrabal
The House of Rumour by Jake Arnott
The Hundred Year-Flood by Matthew Salesses
A Life in Men by Gina Frangello
Meatspace by Nikesh Shukla
Speed Dreaming by Nicole Haroutunian
The Summer Son by Craig Lancaster
This Glittering World by T. Greenwood

also at Largehearted Boy:

previous Shorties posts (daily news and links from the worlds of music, books, and pop culture)

Online "Best of 2015" Book Lists
Essential and Interesting 2015 Year-End Music Lists

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)
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)

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