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May 15, 2018

Shorties (Recommended Summer Reading, Neko Case on Her Favorite Albums, and more)

Neko Case

BuzzFeed recommended summer books.

Neko Case discussed her favorite albums at The Quietus.

May's best eBook deals.

R.I.P., guitarist and composer Glenn Branca.

Read a new essay on writing by Bronwen Dickey.

Stream a new song by Ty Segall and White Fence.

The New York Times examined the continued relevance of Ray Bradbury's novel Fahrenheit 451.

Stream a new Mitski song.

Author Dennis Cooper talked to Interview magazine.

The Public Image Ltd. documentary The Public Image Is Rotten is coming to theaters next month.

BuzzFeed shared an excerpt from Marwan Hisham and Molly Crabapple's new book Brothers of the Gun: A Memoir of the Syrian Civil War.

Consequence of Sound reconsidered Death Cab for Cutie's Narrow Stairs album, which turned 10 this year.

Ben Gibbard discussed the album with Stereogum.

FSG Originals shared new Jac Jemc short fiction.

Caroline Rose visited World Cafe for an interview and live performance.

Signature examined the continued relevance of Louisa May Alcott's Little Women.

The Ringer interviewed Stephen Malkmus.

Essence examined how Zora Neale Hurston's work influenced black literature and womanhood.

Stream a new Poster Children song.

The Guardian Books podcast interviewed authors Madeline Miller and Toby Litt.

Stream a 2004 Sufjan Stevens live set.

Michelle Tea discussed her new essay collection Against Memoir with Literary Hub.

Stream a new Gang Gang Dance song.

Please consider supporting Porochista Khakpour's fight against Lyme disease.

Rumaan Alam recommended books at Book Marks.

Joshua Cohen recommended political novels at Five Books.

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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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