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February 7, 2018

Shorties (In Praise of Difficult Novels, The Legacy of Alice Coltrane's Journey In Satchidananda Album, and more)

Will Self explained the allure of difficult novels at Literary Hub.

NPR Music on the legacy of Alice Coltrane's Journey In Satchidananda album.

February's best eBook deals.

Stream a new Half Waif song.

BuzzFeed recommended recently published books.

Stereogum interviewed Carrie Brownstein.

Pacific Standard profiled cartoonist Ben Katchor.

Stream a new Haley Heyndrickx song.

BuzzFeed shared an excerpt from Tayari Jones' new novel An American Marriage.

Jones talked books and reading with the New York Times.

The Los Angeles Review of Books and BookPage also interviewed Jones.

Stream a new song by Welles.

Paste previewed February's best books.

Pacific Standard explored Myanmar's punk scene.

Box Brown talked to Newsarama about his new graphic novel Is This Guy For Real?: The Unbelievable Andy Kaufman.

Noisey recommended entry points into the music of Tom Waits.

Granta shared an excerpt from Lisa Halliday’s novel Asymmetry.

Stream two new Imarhan songs.

The Creative Independent interviewed poet Eve Ewing.

Chickfactor is crowdfunding its next issue.

Women editors discussed sexual discrimination in the literary world at Literary Hub.

Stream a new Car Seat Headrest song.

BOMB interviewed author Rachel Lyon.

Stream a new King Tuff song.

Zyzzyva interviewed author Chloe Benjamin.

Ibeyi played a Tiny Desk Concert.

Hilton Als on playwright Adrienne Kennedy,

Stream a new U.S. Girls song.

Literary Hub features a new Rebecca Solnit essay.

Stream an unreleased Animal Collective song.

The Rumpus interviewed author Gabrielle Civil.

Stream a new song by POLIÇA and s t a r g a z e.

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

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

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