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Writers Sell Out, and Other News

November 13, 2013 | by


  • A pretty amazing slideshow of authors shilling for products through the ages.
  • Jonathan Franzen loves Harriet the Spy. Now really want to know his views on the even odder The Long Secret and frankly bizarre Sport.
  • Herewith: a scratch and sniff wine book.
  • “The very foundation of Judaeo-Christian ethics is presented as a list.” On listicles.


    See You There: Paris Review at the Strand, Tomorrow!

    July 10, 2012 | by

    Mark your calendars! Tomorrow, Wednesday, July 11, join The Paris Review and the Strand for the second in a series of literary salons.

    Enjoy wine (from Sip) and words (read by Amber Tamblyn) with two New York institutions. See you there!

    Wednesday, July 11, 7 P.M.–8:30 P.M.
    The Strand Bookstore, third-floor Rare Book Room
    828 Broadway at Twelfth Street

    Admission: Buy a copy of the current Paris Review or a $15 Strand gift card.

    To reserve your seat, click here.