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October 2, 2018

Shorties (Two Interviews with Alice Walker, New Music from Sharon Van Etten, and more)

Alice Walker

The New York Review of Books and Literary Hub interviewed Alice Walker.

Stream a new Sharon Van Etten song.

October's best eBook deals.

eBook on sale for $1.99 today:

Pills and Starships by Lydia Millet

Drowned in Sound interviewed Czech band Manon Meurt.

Vol. 1 Brooklyn, TIME, the Washington Post, and Signature previewed October's best books.

Shakey Graves visited The Current studio for an interview and live performance. shared an excerpt from Thomas Ligottiā€™s book, The Conspiracy Against the Human Race.

Titus Andronicus released a surprise EP, Home Alone on Halloween.

The Oxford American shared a new Megan Mayhew Bergman essay.

Paste recapped September's best songs.

Michael Lewis discussed his book The Fifth Risk with All Things Considered.

Stream a new Phosphorescent song.

The Independent recommended poetry collections.

World Cafe shared a playlist of music recorded in Muscle Shoals, Alabama.

Vulture recommended October's best comics.

Aquarium Drunkard interviewed Yoko Ono.

Publishers Weekly profiled author Alexander Chee.

Stream a new Madeline Kenney song.

The Creative Independent interviewed author and publisher Stephanie LaCava.

Stereogum profiled Cat Power's Chan Marshall.

Stereogum reconsidered Vivian Girls' self-titled debut album 10 years after its release.

Stream a new song by Kempt.

Book Riot recommended October's best books by British publishers.

Low's Alan Sparhawk gave American football lessons at The Quietus.

Bookforum interviewed author Deborah Eisenberg.

Book Riot recommended gender-bent literary retellings.

The Believer features a conversation between authors Nikki Darling and Myriam Gurba.

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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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