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May 16, 2018

Shorties (The 2018 O. Henry Prize Stories, New Music from Snail Mail, and more

O. Henry Prize Stories 2018

The 2018 O. Henry Prize stories have been announced.

Stream a new Snail Mail song.

May's best eBook deals.

Bandcamp interviewed Corin Tucker and Tracy Sawyer of Heavens to Betsy.

The Emerging Writers Network interviewed author Edie Meidav.

Stream a new Melody's Echo Chamber song.

Omnivoracious interviewed author Sheila Heti.

Rolling Stone profiled Brian Eno, who just turned 70.

Esquire recommended essential Tom Wolfe books.

Stream a new Neko Case song.

Sarah Winman discussed her novel Tin Man with Entertainment Weekly.

Stephen Malkmus reminisced about his discography with Rolling Stone.

Stereogum interviewed Malkmus.

Fresh Air and Rolling Stone interviewed Michael Pollan about his new book How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence.

The New York Review of Books remembered pianist Cecil Taylor.

The Washington Post recommended summer's best books.

PopMatters interviewed the musical duo oOoOO and Islamiq Grrrls.

Pascale Petit has been awarded the Ondaatje prize for her poetry collection, Mama Amazonica.

Book Riot listed the best books in the 33 1/3 series on seminal albums.

The Guardian recommended books to understand happiness.

The Barnes and Noble Review interviewed author Lynne Tillman.

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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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