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July 15, 2019

Shorties (Reconsidering Iris Murdoch's Fiction, Essential Psychedelic Folk Albums, and more)

Iris Murdoch: A Centenary Celebration

The New Yorker reconsidered the work of Iris Murdoch on her 100th birthday.

Treble recommended essential psychedelic folk albums.

July's best eBook deals.

eBook on sale for $3.99 today:

Less by Andrew Sean Greer

eBook on sale for $4.99 today:

Circe by Madeline Miller

Paste recommended the week's best new albums.

Geddy Lee discussed his book, Big Beautiful Book of Bass, with The Tennessean.

Colson Whitehead talked to CBS Sunday Morning about his new novel, The Nickel Boys.

Stream two new Mountain Goats song.

The New Yorker interviewed author Wendell Berry.

Stream a new song by Jay Som.

Rolling Stone talked politics with Stephen King.

Stream a new song by Cornelius.

Kathryn Scanlan discussed her novel, Aug 9—Fog, with Entropy.

Aquarium Drunkard interviewed Timothy Showalter of Strand of Oaks.

Steph Post interviewed author William Boyle.

Sasami covered Big Star's "I'm in Love with a Girl."

Electric Literature recommended books about Bastille Day.

Stream a new Jenny Hval song.

Stream two new Pieta Brown songs.

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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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