Vacation mode

We’re painfully aware how slow it’s been around here the last several weeks. We have some decent explanations, and we hope to be back up and running sooner than later. First up will be our inaugural summer book club discussion, on Jonathan Lethem’s...

Guest Playlist: Nicholas Taylor

We’ve decided to make our guest playlists a regular feature of the blog, and to kick off that series — or to continue the one we ran leading up to the release of our 33 1/3 volumes — we turn to an alum of a prototype for our Writing New York course....

You’ll find us in BK and/or NJ

Sometime soon we’ll make a return to regular NYC lit and culture blogging. This week we’re still caught up in launching our 33 1/3 volumes on Some Girls and Marquee Moon. Tuesday morning we’ll be live on This is the Modern World with Trouble, which...

Launch party!

We’ve finalized the plans for our launch events next week, and you’re invited. Tuesday, as previously announced, we’ll be at Word in Greenpoint, with a slightly different take on Marquee Moon, Some Girls, and NYC in the 70s than the one we delivered...