Arts & Culture
On the Shelf
February 22, 2012 | by Sadie Stein
A cultural news roundup.
R.I.P. Barney Rosset.
Judy Blume’s Oscar picks.
Paramount makes the Puzo Estate an offer it can refuse?
Surely you’re joking, Mr. McCarthy.
A site of one’s own.
A room for one’s books.
Wodehouse’s wartime legacy.
The Master Book of All Plots?
A truly beautiful library.
Forget Washington. Things to do for Wallace’s birthday.
“Fans trek across the country for the chance to see Wallace’s underlined paperbacks, his early drafts, his e-mails to tax experts. The staff has even received a request for a scan of Wallace’s handwriting, for use as a tattoo.”
He fought Wikipedia, and Wikipedia won.