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February 12, 2016

Shorties (Cervantes' Influence on Fiction, Bruce Springsteen's Autobiography, and more)

Signature examined the influence of Miguel Cervantes on fiction throughout the years.

Bruce Springsteen's autobiography, Born to Run, is coming this fall.

Work in Progress hosted a discussion between authors Garth Greenwell and Hanya Yanagihara.

Tin House interviewed author Brian Evenson.

The Evening Standard profiled the band Foals.

Books about Bernie Sanders.

The Talkhouse debuted a new column on fashion and music.

Literary Hub interviewed Han Kang about her novel The Vegetarian.

Author Mairead Case discussed Simon Joyner's songwriting at the Seattle Review of Books.

Matt Gallagher recommended war novels that transcend war at Off the Shelf.

Stream a new Grant-Lee Phillips song.

Literary Hub features an excerpt from Idra Novey's debut novel Ways to Disappear.

Stream a new Black Mountain song.

Steven Van Zandt talked to Rolling Stone about Bruce Springsteen's 1980 album The River.

Salon interviewed Jarett Kobek about his novel I Hate the Internet.

Stream a new Thao & the Get Down Stay Down song.

Flavorwire interviewed the illustrator of the Folio Editions edition of Vladimir Nabokov's novel Lolita.

Stephen Malkmus will score the new Netflix series Flaked.

Electric Literature interviewed John Wray about his new novel The Lost Time Accidents.

'90s rave artwork.

The Daily Meal recommended graphic novels with food themes.

Stream Jeff Buckley's cover of the Smiths' "I Know It's Over."

Broadly interviewed translator Natasha Wimmer about translating Alvaro Enrigue's novel Sudden Death.

Drowned in Sound interviewed Steve Mason, formerly of the Beta Band.

Men's Journal recommended new books about whiskey.

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

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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