Arts & Culture
On the Shelf
December 14, 2011 | by Sadie Stein
A cultural news roundup.
Cult author Russell Hoban has died at eighty-six.
Just what every child hopes to find under the tree: a Joyce Carol Oates doll.
Not so much? How about some grammatical correction?
A children’s science book?
Or a Vonnegut-inspired tee?
These same people might enjoy an at-home table-reading party.
The Utne Reader pulls up stakes for Kansas.
Tuck Everlasting: The Musical.
Literary novels, the HBO shows.
On Joan Didion’s “Oh, wow.” : “Much of the fun in these rather bitchy back-and-forths is seeing literary heavyweights get just this peevish.”
Capote in the buff!