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March 12, 2019

Shorties (Lawrence Ferlinghetti's San Francisco, Cherry Glazerr's Tiny Desk Concert, and more)

Lawrence Ferlinghetti

The New York Times visited Lawrence Ferlinghetti's San Francisco.

Cherry Glazerr visited The Current studio for an interview and live performance.

March's best eBook deals.

eBook on sale for $1.99 today:

Alif the Unseen by G. Willow Wilson
The Moviegoer by Walker Percy
The Patriots by Sana Krasikov

Vol. 1 Brooklyn interviewed author Josh Denslow.

Stream a new song by Karen O & Danger Mouse.

Social Text shared an excerpt from one of my favorite book of the year, Trisha Low's memoir Socialist Realism.

Stream a new Weyes Blood song.

The Cut profiled author Halle Butler.

Noisey reconsidered Wilco's Summerteeth album on its 20th anniversary.

The A.V. Club interviewed author Lindy West.

The Arcade Fire covered "Baby Mine."

Elle recommended spring's best best books.

NYCTaper shared a recent Oneida live performance.

BuzzFeed shared an excerpt from Mallory Smith's memoir, Salt in My Soul.

Noisey interviewed Foals' frontman Yannis Philippakis.

Out recommended queer books to read this month.

Stream a new song by Bill MacKay.

Stylist recommended memoirs by black women.

Stream a new song by the Faint.

Book Riot recommended African comics and graphic novels.

Stream a new Younghusband song.

PBS NewsHour interviewed author Marlon James.

NYCTaper shared a recent live performance by Oneida.

Ngugi Wa Thiong'o discussed his new story collection, Minutes of Glory, with Morning Edition.

Read an excerpt from the book.

Helado Negro broke down every song on his new album, This Is How You Smile, at Pitchfork.

The Harvard Crimson profiled author and critic Hilton Als.

Charlotte Talks interviewed author Jeff Jackson.

Read a new Sally Rooney short story in the New Yorker.

Therese Svoboda recommended books about the prairies at BookMarks.

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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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